Federal Funding for Fire Safety

Construction and Codes

Resolved that the National Association of Home Builders urge Congress and the relevant agencies to focus funding and other efforts on educating the public on the proper installation and maintenance of smoke alarms in all U.S. homes rather than advocating for the mandatory installation of residential fire sprinklers.

Resolution originally adopted: 2013.10, Resolution No. 6

Committee with primary jurisdiction:

  • Construction, Codes & Standards Committee
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