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907.2.29.1 Alterations to Existing Buildings on an Existing Public School Campus
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An automatic fire alarm system shall be provided for all portions within the scope of an alteration project. The provisions of this section shall apply to any public school project on an existing campus and receiving state funds pursuant to Leroy F. Green, School Facilities Act of 1998, California Education Code Sections 17070.10 through 17079. For purposes of this section, an existing campus refers to a school site, where an application for construction of original buildings was made to DSA prior to July 1, 2002.
- A manual fire alarm system may be provided for a construction project that has an estimated total cost of less than $200,000.
- A manual fire alarm system may be provided for a relocatable building that is sited with the intent that it be at the site for less than three years and is sited upon a temporary foundation in a manner that is designed to permit easy removal. See California Administrative Code, Section 4-314 for definition of relocatable building.
- A fire alarm system is not required for
detached buildings designed and used for noninstructional
purposes that meet the applicable
requirements for that occupancy. Buildings
would include, but not be limited to: