State of Kentucky
The Department of Housing, Buildings and Construction adopted the 2018 Kentucky Building Code ("KBC") and the 2018 Kentucky Residential Code ("KRC"). The 2018 KBC and the 2018 KRC went into effect on Aug. 22, 2018. The codes are based on the 2015 International Building Code and the 2015 International Residential Code, both with Kentucky amendments. The mandatory effective date for the 2018 KBC and the 2018 KRC will be Jan. 1, 2019.
The adopted Kentucky amendments are as follows
Click the link below to the Proposed Amended Regulations: