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Where automatic sprinkler systems are required by this code, quick-response or residential automatic sprinklers shall be installed in all of the following areas in accordance with Section 903.3.1 and their listings:
  1. Throughout all spaces within a smoke compartment containing care recipient sleeping units in Group I-2 in accordance with this code.
  2. Throughout all spaces within a smoke compartment containing gas fireplace appliances and decorative gas appliances in Group I-2.
  3. Throughout all spaces within a smoke compartment containing treatment rooms in ambulatory care facilities.
  4. Dwelling units and sleeping units in Group I-1 and R occupancies.
  5. Light-hazard occupancies as defined in NFPA 13.

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