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137C.35 Bed and breakfast homes and inns.

This chapter does not apply to bed and breakfast homes as defined in section 137B.2. However, a bed and breakfast home shall have a smoke detector in proper working order in each sleeping room and a fire extinguisher in proper working order on each floor. A bed and breakfast home which does not receive its drinking water from a public water supply, shall have its drinking water tested at least annually by the state hygienic laboratory or the local board of health. A violation of this section is punishable as provided in section 137C.28.

A bed and breakfast inn is subject to regulation, licensing, and inspection under this chapter, but separate toilet and lavatory facilities shall not be required for each guest room.

Section History: Recent form

86 Acts, ch 1041, § 3 ~IC87, § 170B.20 ~I87 Acts, ch 202, § 3 ~ICS87, § 170B.21 ~I88 Acts, ch 1060, § 1; 90 Acts, ch 1204, § 66 ~IC91, § 137C.35

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