§16-6-21. Fire extinguishers.
Every hotel shall be provided with one fire extinguisher, of
style and size approved by the national board of fire
underwriters, on each floor containing twenty-five hundred square
feet of floor area; and one additional fire extinguisher on each
floor for each additional twenty-five hundred square feet of
floor area, or fraction thereof. Every such extinguisher shall be
placed in a convenient location in the public hallway, outside of
sleeping rooms, at or near the head of stairs, and shall always
be in condition for use.