.03 Compliance with State and Local Laws, Ordinances, Regulations, or Orders.

A. Each correctional facility shall demonstrate to the Department its compliance with applicable State and local ordinances, laws, regulations, and orders as they apply to the use of facilities for health, welfare and safety.

B. Fire code requirements shall be:

(1) In accordance with the NFPA 101 Life Safety Code as adopted as part of the State Fire Prevention Code of Maryland;

(2) Annual inspection and approval by the State fire authority.