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    What does 'moratorium and mandatory option' mean?

    Dear all,

    On a webpage: http://www.firesprinklerinitiative.o...-by-state.aspx states with home fire sprinkler requirements), I came across the sentence "Legislative action placed moratorium and mandatory option of residential sprinklers until 12/2019." for the state of Missouri. I checked the meanings of these two expressions, but found them quite contradictory. Does this sentence mean that such regulations are holding back the requirement for sprinklers until 12/2019? Is the sentence saying that sprinklers are currently required in Missouri?

    Many thanks in advance.

    finefeeling
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 24-Nov-2015 at 10:36. Reason: Fixed link

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    Re: What does 'moratorium and mandatory option' mean?

    Your link does not work. Without further context, I think there is a mistake in the text. My guess is they have suspended the mandatory requirement until 12/2019.

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    Re: What does 'moratorium and mandatory option' mean?

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    Your link does not work. Without further context, I think there is a mistake in the text. My guess is they have suspended the mandatory requirement until 12/2019.
    I'm terribly sorry. Here is the correct link: http://www.firesprinklerinitiative.o...-by-state.aspx

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    Re: What does 'moratorium and mandatory option' mean?

    I think Mike is right.

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