325F.03 FLAME RESISTANT PUBLIC ASSEMBLY TENTS.
No person, firm or corporation shall establish, maintain or operate any circus, side show,
carnival, tent show, theater, skating rink, dance hall, or a similar exhibition, production,
engagement or offering or other place of assemblage in or under which ten or more persons
may gather for any lawful purpose in any tent, awning or other fabric enclosure unless such
tent, awning or other fabric enclosure, and all auxiliary tents, curtains, drops, awnings and all
decorative materials, are made from a nonflammable material or are treated and maintained in a
flame resistant condition. This section shall not apply to tents used to conduct committal services
on the grounds of a cemetery, nor to tents, awnings or other fabric enclosures erected and used
within a sound stage, or other similar structural enclosure which is equipped with an overhead
automatic sprinkler system.
History: 1975 c 341 s 1