§1730.39.  Powers of state fire marshal

A.  The state fire marshal may establish contract agreements with municipalities and parishes in order to provide code enforcement on behalf of the municipality or parish as provided in R.S. 40:1730.24 of this Part.

B.  Nothing in this Part shall be construed so as to prevent the state fire marshal from enforcing the fire protection, life safety, handicapped accessibility, and high rise laws of this state, the enforcement of which are his statutory and regulatory responsibility.

C.  Nothing in this Part shall be construed so as to prevent the state fire marshal from enforcing the Commercial Building Energy Conservation Code as provided in R.S. 40:1730.41 et seq.

Acts 2005, 1st Ex. Sess., No. 12, §2, eff. Nov. 29, 2005.