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Fire Prevention Regulations Appeals Board

Here you'll find information regarding the Fire Prevention Regulations Appeals Board.

The Fire Prevention Appeals Board was created by statute (M.G.L. Chapter 22D, s. 5) and is made up of the members of the Board of Fire Prevention Regulations. Appeal hearings are conducted by a three-member panel selected by the Appeals Board Chairman. The Appeals Board has jurisdiction to accept appeals filed by those aggrieved by decisions, determinations and orders issued by, “any state or local official charged with the enforcement of the state fire code, relative to fire protection requirements for buildings and structures…”

Understanding the Fire Prevention Regulations Appeals Board

The BFPR Appeals Board guidance document explains the basic procedures and jurisdictional matters before the Fire Prevention Regulations Appeals Board.

Memorandum May 7, 2020 - Fire Prevention Regulations Appeals Board - Remote Hearing Procedures (during COVID-19 State of Emergency).

Fire Prevention Regulations Appeals Board Meeting Notices

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Decisions of the Fire Prevention Regulations Appeals Board

This link will take you to a list of decisions by the Fire Prevention Regulations Appeals Board. 

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