Utah Administrative Code

The Utah Administrative Code is the body of all effective administrative rules as compiled and organized by the Division of Administrative Rules (see Subsection 63G-3-102(5); see also Sections 63G-3-701 and 702).

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R710. Public Safety, Fire Marshal.

Rule R710-13. Reduced Cigarette Ignition Propensity and Firefighter Protection Act.

As in effect on January 1, 2020

Table of Contents

R710-13-1. Purpose.

The purpose of this rule is to establish minimum rules for the enactment of the Reduced Cigarette Ignition Propensity and Firefighter Protection Act.

R710-13-2. Authority.

This rule is authorized by Section 53-7-407.

R710-13-3. Definitions.

(1) "AG" means Attorney General

(2) "Board" means Utah Fire Prevention Board.

(3) "NFPA" means National Fire Protection Association.

(4) "SFM" means State Fire Marshal or authorized deputy.

(5) "Tax Commission" means the Utah State Tax Commission.

R710-13-4. Certification and Product Change.

(1) If the SFM intends to remove a brand from the certified list, it will send a notice of intent to deny to the manufacturer. The notice of intent shall include the following:

(a) the factual and legal deficiencies upon with the SFM intended action rests;

(b) the actions the manufacturer must take to satisfy the factual or legal deficiencies upon with the intended action is based; and

(c) the notification that the manufacturer shall have 15 working days to cure the deficiencies and submit documentation or other information to correct the deficiencies. The SFM may extend the time period for a manufacturer to cure the deficiencies.

R710-13-5. Adjudicative Proceedings.

(1) Adjudicative proceedings performed by the agency shall proceed informally as authorized by Sections 63G-4-202 and 63G-4-203.


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Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment

August 23, 2016

Notice of Continuation

August 28, 2018

Authorizing, Implemented, or Interpreted Law


Additional Information


For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R710, please contact the promulgating agency (Public Safety, Fire Marshal). A list of agencies with links to their homepages is available at http://www.utah.gov/government/agencylist.html or from http://www.rules.utah.gov/contact/agencycontacts.htm.