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19 May - New Mexico
State of New Mexico The State of New Mexico Construction Industries Commission will convene a public hearing on adoption of the 2017 National Electrical Code with State amendments. The New Mexico Electrical Code is found in the New Mexico...
17 May - Nebraska
State of Nebraska On May 10, 2017 Governor Pete Ricketts signed Legislative Bill 455 directing the states electrical board to adopt the 2017 NEC with an effective date of August 1, 2017. Governor Ricketts along with the electrical board should be...
17 May - North Dakota
State of North Dakota The State of North Dakota Electrical Board adopted the 2017 NEC with and effective of July 1, 2017. The electrical board should be applauded for removing an amendment that was placed in the states wiring standards during 2014...
03 May - Hawaii
State of Hawaii The 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC) and the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) have both been adopted by the State of Hawaii. After an extended administrative review, Governor Ige signed the administrative order...
02 May - Mississippi
State of Mississippi The Mississippi State Fire Marshal has adopted an update to the Mississippi Fire Prevention Code (MFPC) with an effective date of May 1, 2017. The updated MFPC is based on the 2015 International Building Code, 2015...
21 April - Florida
State of Florida The Draft 6th Edition (2017) Florida Building Code is now available for viewing online HERE. The base codes for the 6th Edition (2017) Florida Building Code include the: 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code2015 editions of...
20 April - New Hampshire
State of New Hampshire The State of New Hampshire Building Code Review Board voted on March 10, 2017 to officially approve a proposal to adopt the 2017 National Electrical Code to be effective January 1, 2018. The State requires all electrical...
State of South Dakota South Dakota Electrical Commission - Notice of Public Hearing to Adopt Rules A public hearing will be held in Room 412, 4th floor, State Capitol, Pierre, South Dakota, on May 4, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., to consider the adoption...
National Electrical Code Adoption Map & Report The National Electrical Code® (NEC) is the preeminent electrical installation code in the United States. However, the NEC takes on real significance when it is adopted into law by states and local...
30 March - Ohio
State of Ohio Ohio 2017 NEC Adoption – Commercial Structures The Ohio Board of Building Standards will convene for a public hearing in accordance with Chapter 119 of the Revised Code: Friday, April 14, 201710:00 A.MHearing Room #16606 Tussing...
17 February - Virginia
State of Virginia The Commonwealth of Virginia is in the final regulations phase for the 2015 Virginia Codes update cycle. Five workgroups have been assembled to review the 2015 I-Codes, 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC), and proposed amendments...
05 January - Massachusetts
State of Massachusetts The 2017 National Electrical Code has officially been adopted in Massachusetts. The Board of Fire Prevention Regulators voted on December 1, 2016 to accept the recommendation of the MA Electrical Code Advisory Committee to...
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