Yes! Government officials across the globe are enacting legislation ensuring that photoelectric smoke detectors will be protecting the public in their jurisdictions.
Here are some that have:
Australia: Northern Territory
Europe: Cyprus, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Switzerland
California: Albany, Orange, Palo Alto, Sebastopol
Ohio: Brooklyn, Cincinnati (Residential rental property), Chagrin Falls, Lyndhurst, Mayfield Village, Moreland Hills, Shaker Heights
Download the legislation documents here: