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The Florida Building Code includes a requirement for carbon monoxide detectors in order to issue a permit for any dwelling that has an attached garage, a fireplace or a fossil-fuel-burning heater or appliance. Effective July 1, 2008, an operational carbon monoxide alarm must be installed within 10 feet of each room used for sleeping.

For details, read the full code.