227.706 Display fireworks defined.
As used in KRS 227.700 to 227.750, "display fireworks" means pyrotechnic devices or
large fireworks designed primarily to produce visible or audible effects by combustion,
deflagration or detonation. This term includes, but is not limited to, firecrackers
containing more than two (2) grains (130 mg) of explosive composition, aerial shells
containing more than forty (40) grams of pyrotechnic composition, and other display
pieces which exceed the limits for classification as "consumer fireworks." Display
fireworks are defined by the Consumer Product Safety Commission in CPSC, 16 C.F.R.
pts. 1500 and 1507, and are classified as Class B explosives by the United States
Department of Transportation.
Effective: March 16, 2011
History: Amended 2011 Ky. Acts ch. 66, sec. 5, effective March 16, 2011. -- Created
1982 Ky. Acts ch. 436, sec. 4, effective July 15, 1982.