State Laws & Regulations in Mississippi

Specifically permitted Consumer fireworks as defined by the CPSC containing 2 grams or less of explosive composition, including cone fountains, small Chinese crackers, small non-explosive Roman candles, and rockets. Nonexplosive sparklers are permitted.
Selling period June 15-July 5 and December 5-January 2
Age of purchase 12 years
Display permit Apply to local authorities at least 15 days before display date. Provisions of NFPA 1123 must be met. (NFPA 1126 for an indoor display.)
Insurance Required
Operator No license specifically required in state law.
MANUFACTURE, STORAGE, TRANSPORTATION Safe storage areas and safe disposal specified in the law, but must be a competent operator, approved by the fire official
LICENSING State and local licenses are required to manufacture fireworks; apply to state tax commission and local authorities.

State Fire Marshal

Dept. of Insurance

660 North Street, Suite 100-B

Jackson, MS 39202

P.O. Box 79

Jackson, MS 39205

Phone: 601-359-1061

LAW NUMBER Miss. Code Ann. §§ 45-13-1 through 45-13-15; 19, 7 Miss. Code. R. §§ 17.02, 17.05.

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