State of Georgia
The Georgia State Codes Advisory Committee (SCAC) has appointed a 2018 International Building Code (IBC) Task Force and a 2018 International Residential Code (IRC) Task Force. The 2018 IBC Task Force is charged with reviewing the 2018 IBC and any proposed state amendments to replace the current 2012 IBC, with state amendments. The nine member Task Force will be meeting on January 11, February 1, February 22, and March 15.
The 2018 IRC Task Force is charged with reviewing the 2018 IRC and any proposed amendments to replace the current 2012 IRC, with state amendments. The nine member Task Force will be meeting on January 10, January 31, February 21, March 14, and March 29.
All meetings will be held at 10:00 AM in Room 302 of the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA), 60 Executive Park South NE in Atlanta, Georgia 30329. All meetings are open to the public. Final Task Force recommendations will be presented to the SCAC in mid-2018. Upon approval of the updated codes by the SCAC and DCA Board, the tentative effective date will be January 1, 2020. More information can be found at the DCA Construction Codes website by clicking HERE.
Contact: Bryan Holland, Bryan.Holland@nema.org