Carbon Monoxide Bill Signed into Law

Hello from snowy Crested Butte,

FYI if you are Colorado property seller this Summer. Governor Ritter signed HB 1091 into law earlier this week.  The new law will cover all new residential construction and existing single-family and multi-family housing units offered for sale, transfer or rent. Beginning July 1, 2009, a seller of residential real property containing a fuel-fired heater or appliance, a fireplace, or an attached garage will be responsible for assuring that a carbon monoxide alarm is properly installed within 15 feet of the entrance to each room lawfully used for sleeping.  No person shall have a claim for relief against a property owner or their authorized agent if a carbon monoxide alarm is installed in accordance with the manufacturer’s published instructions. 

Thanks for visiting today!

Channing Boucher
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