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Missouri gov refuses to delay sprinklers

August 16, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.—Gov. Jay Nixon this summer vetoed a bill to add a two-year delay to a requirement that all residential care and assisted living facilities in Missouri install sprinkler systems, the governor's office said. According to a press release, the governor said that “the protection of the elderly and individuals with disabilities who reside in those facilities was too important to push back, particularly since the original law requiring the sprinkler systems by the end of 2012...

Anderson Guest House, Chris Gaut, Jay Nixon, Missouri sprinkler law, Missouri State Fire Marshal Randy Cole, National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA)

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