The Association of Electrical Equipment and Medical Imaging Manufacturers
Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Google Plus  |  LinkedIn  |  Print

Code Alert: New York, 22 September 2010



The New York State Department of State, Division of Code Enforcement and Administration announced that a Notice of Adoption will be published in the September 29, 2010 edition of the New York State Register, which establishes an effective date of December 28, 2010 for the Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code and State Energy Conservation Construction Code updates. The Uniform Code will consist of the following:


Building Code of New York State – 2010 Edition
Residential Code of New York State – 2010 Edition
Fire Code of New York State – 2010 Edition
Existing Building Code of New York State – 2010 Edition
Property Maintenance Code of New York State – 2010 Edition
Plumbing Code of New York State – 2010 Edition
Mechanical Code of New York State – 2010 Edition
Fuel Gas Code of New York State – 2010 Edition

All codes in the Uniform Code are based on the 2006 International Code Council (ICC) Codes, with modifications that reference the 2008 National Electrical Code. Part VIII – Electrical Provisions of the Residential Code of New York State is based on the 2009 Residential Code Part VIII and also references the 2008 NEC, which can be used in lieu of Part VIII.

The State Energy Conservation Construction Code is based on the 2009 ICC Energy Conservation Code.

Contact: Gil Moniz: gilmoniz@nema.org