Chapter 69A-2 Explosives
Chapter 69A-3 Fire Prevention – General Provisions
Chapter 69A-21 Fire Extinguishers and Pre-Engineered Systems
Chapter 69A-36 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Nonresidential Child Care Facilities
Chapter 69A-37 Firefighters Standards and Training
Chapter 69A-38 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Residential Facilities for Individuals With Developmental Disabilities
Chapter 69A-39 Firesafety Inspector Certification
Chapter 69A-40 Uniform Firesafety Standards for Assisted Living Facilities
Chapter 69A-41 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Residential Child Care Facilities
Chapter 69A-42 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Mobile Home Parks and Recreational Vehicle Parks
Chapter 69A-43 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Transient Public Lodging Establishments, Timeshare Plans, and Timeshare Unit Facilities’
Chapter 69A-44 Minimum Fire Safety Standards for Residential Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment and Prevention Programs, Mental Health Residential Treatment Facilities and Crisis Stabilization Units
Chapter 69A-46 Fire Protection System Contractors and Systems
Chapter 69A-47 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Elevators
Chapter 69A-48 Fire Safety Standards for Fire Alarm Systems
Chapter 69A-49 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Self-Service Gasoline Stations
Chapter 69A-50 Sparkler Registration and Testing
Chapter 69A-51 Boiler Safety
Chapter 69A-52 Fees Rule Chapter
Chapter 69A-53 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Hospitals and Nursing Homes
Chapter 69A-54 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Correctional Facilities
Chapter 69A-55 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Public Food Service Establishments
Chapter 69A-56 Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Migrant Labor Camps
Chapter 69A-57 Uniform Firesafety Standards for Adult Family Care Homes
Chapter 69A-58 Firesafety in Educational Facilities
Chapter 69A-60 The Florida Fire Prevention Code
Chapter 69A-62 Firefighter Employment Standards
Chapter 69A-64 Firefighters Death Benefits
Chapter 69A-66 Florida Fire Incident Reporting System
Chapter 69A-67 Firesafety Standards for Nonresidential Farm Buildings
Chapter 69A-70 Carbon Monoxide

Terms Used In Florida Regulations > Division 69A - Division of State Fire Marshal

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Committee membership: Legislators are assigned to specific committees by their party. Seniority, regional balance, and political philosophy are the most prominent factors in the committee assignment process.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.