Article 4. Reports of California Health And Safety Code >> Division 11. >> Part 2. >> Chapter 5. >> Article 4.
All licensees, except retailers, shall maintain and make
available to the State Fire Marshal full and complete, true, and
accurate records showing all production, imports, exports, purchases,
sales, or other disposition or consumption of fireworks by kind and
class whether dangerous, safe and sane, or agricultural and wildlife
The licensees shall report any theft or loss of fireworks to
the State Fire Marshal within 24 hours after the discovery of theft
or loss. The report shall show the quantity, type and kind,
classification of fireworks and the location where the loss occurred.
In the event of the theft or loss of any fireworks or
pyrotechnic devices, the State Fire Marshal shall notify the fire
authorities in the location where the theft or loss occurred and the
fire authorities shall cooperate with the State Fire Marshal in
conducting a joint investigation of the circumstances.
Each bill of lading, manifest, and invoice issued to cover
the sale and shipment of fireworks shall bear the license number of
both the seller or shipper and buyer or receiver.
All import and export licensees shall file a notice with the
State Fire Marshal prior to the arrival of any class of fireworks
subject to the license he holds. The notice shall state all of the
(a) Estimated date of arrival.
(b) Type, kind, and quantity of fireworks.
(c) Name of carrier.
(d) Point of origin and bill of lading number.
(e) Name and address of consignee.
(f) Load number or other identification carton marks.
In addition to the report required under this part, the
State Fire Marshal may by regulation require such additional reports
from licensees or permittees as are necessary to carry out the
purposes of this part, and prescribe the form, including verification
of the information to be given when filing such additional reports.