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10 November - New York
State of New York State Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code A rule currently in development would amend the provisions of the State Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code. The Department of State invites public participation in the rule...
03 November - Washington
State of Washington The State of Washington is currently considering the adoption of the 2015 International Building, Fire, Residential and Mechanical Codes, the Uniform Plumbing Code and the Washington State Energy Code. (Please note that the...
09 October - California
State of California This is an addendum to the California code alert of October 8. The triennial cycle for the adoption of the 2016 California Building Standards Code is currently underway. This code, collectively known as Title 24, is based on...
08 October - California
State of California The California Building Standards Commission (CBSC) Code Advisory Committees (CAC) review and make recommendations to proposed changes, submitted by state agencies, to California's building codes. These CACs, including the...
05 October - Alabama
State of Alabama The Alabama Energy and Residential Codes (AERC) Board has proposed updates to the Alabama Energy and Residential Codes as follows The Energy Subcommittee has recommended adoption of the ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2013 to...
29 September - California
State of California ICC Group A Public Comment Hearings The International Code Council 2015 Group A Public Comment Hearings will start on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 800 AM (PDT) in Long Beach, California. The schedule anticipates that the...
28 September - Oklahoma
State of Oklahoma The Oklahoma Uniform Building Code Commission (OUBCC) has completed the rulemaking process to update the adopted commercial codes. This includes moving from the 2011 to the 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code® (NEC®); as...
16 September - Ohio
State of Ohio Residential Code Notice is hereby given that the Ohio Board of Building Standards will convene for a public hearing at 1000 A.M., Friday, October 16, 2015, in Hearing Room #1, at 6606 Tussing Road, Reynoldsburg, Ohio. The purpose of...
09 September - New Jersey
State of New Jersey There will be a delay until September 21, 2015 for the State of New Jersey, Dept. of Community Affairs, Division of Code and Standards to officially publish in the New Jersey Register the official Uniform Construction Code. The...
14 August - New Jersey
State of New Jersey The State of New Jersey, Dept. of Community Affairs, Division of Code and Standards will officially adopt the 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code (NEC) w/amendments upon the publication in the New Jersey Register on...
24 July - Louisiana
State of Louisiana The Department of Public Safety and Corrections, Office of the State Fire Marshal, Louisiana State Uniform Construction Code Council (LSUCCC) has exercised the emergency provision of the Administrative Procedure Act to amend...
23 June - Michigan
State of Michigan The State of Michigan Department of LARA, Bureau of Construction Codes adopted the 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC) with an effective date of June 18, 2015. This code adoption affects commercial & three and larger multi-family...
23 June - Virginia
State of Virginia The 2012 Virginia Uniform Statewide Construction Code (USBC) went into effective on July 14, 2014. However, users of the code are permitted to utilize the 2009 USBC for a one-year period after the effective date for the design...
12 June - South Carolina
State of South Carolina The Code Study Committee selected by the South Carolina Building Codes Council will begin reviewing the 2015 International Codes and the 2014 National Electrical Code on July 7, 8 and 28, 2015. The meetings will begin at...
29 May - Pennsylvania
State of Pennsylvania The Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code Review and Advisory Council met on May 20, 2015 at the Labor and Industry Building in Harrisburg, PA. The council is charged with making recommendations to the governor, the General...
28 May - Florida
State of Florida The Florida Building Commission has adopted the 5th Edition of the Florida Building Code / 2011 National Electrical Code with an effective date of July 1, 2015. The 5th Edition of the Florida Building Code is based on the 2012 I...
20 April - Michigan
State of Michigan Residential Code - Public Hearing The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Construction Codes, will hold a public hearing on Thursday, May 28, 2015, at 900a.m in the Conference Room 3, 2501 Woodlake Circle...
13 March - Oklahoma
State of Oklahoma The OUBCC began the rulemaking process to update the adopted commercial codes found in Chapter 20 (Adopted Codes) of our rules in 2014. Technical committees met, reviewed codes and made recommendations to the Commission for...
24 February - Utah
State of Utah On February 23, 2015, the Business and Labor Committee of the Utah State Legislature passed H.B. 285 that would require the State of Utah to adopt residential building standards every 6 years instead of every 3 years. Negotiations...
20 February - Tennessee
State of Tennessee ICC Group A Committee Action Hearings The International Code Council 2015 Group A Committee Action Hearings will be held April 18th through April 30th in Memphis, Tennessee. The Fire Service Membership Council, ICC Board of...
29 January - Michigan
State of Michigan The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Construction Codes, will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at 900 a.m. in Conference Room 3, 2501 Woodlake Circle, Okemos, MI 48864. The public...
23 January - Oklahoma
Oklahoma The OUBCC has begun the rulemaking process to update the adopted commercial codes found in Chapter 20 (Adopted Codes) of our rules. Technical committees met, reviewed codes and made recommendations to the Commission for changes to the...
15 January - Florida
State of Florida The Florida Building Commission, Code Coordination and Implementation Workgroup will be holding a meeting on January 30, 2015 at the Betty Easley Conference Center, Room 180 4075 Esplanade Way-Tallahassee, Florida 32399. The...
06 January - Oklahoma
State of Oklahoma The OUBCC will be reviewing and developing the requirements for alternative fuel filling stations in the State of Oklahoma. An Alternative Fuels Technical Committee of volunteers will be established to review the code and state...
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