Commission Meeting—July, 2017
 

code adoption proposals for Commission review and approval

Meeting Notice and Agenda, June 20, 2017

The following state agencies have submitted code adoption proposals (code changes) for commission review and approval.  These proposals are intended for inclusion in the 2016 California Building Standards Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24), as an Intervening Code Supplement, which is scheduled for publication on or before January 1, 2018, with an effective date of July 1, 2018.

State Proposing Agency Rulemaking

California Building Standards Commission—BSC

BSC 02/16: Proposed adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Plumbing Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 5).

BSC 03/16: Proposed adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 11).

Department of Housing and Community Development—HCD

HCD 02/16: Proposed adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Plumbing Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 5).

HCD 03/16: Proposed adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 11).

Department of Water Resources—DWR

DWR 01/16: Proposed adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Plumbing Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 5).

Division of the State Architect-Structural Safety—DSA-SS and DSA-SS-CC

DSA-SS/CC 03/16: Proposed adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Mechanical Code, Part 4, Title 24.

DSA-SS/CC 04/16: Proposed adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Plumbing Code, Part 5, Title 24. 

Office of the State Fire Marshal—SFM

SFM 03/16: Proposed adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Electrical Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 3).

Re-adoption of Emergency Building Standards

California Building Standards Commission—BSC

BSC EF 01/17:

See Emergency Rulemaking 2017

Department of Housing and Community Development—HCD

HCD EF 01/17

See Emergency Rulemaking 2017

Department of Housing and Community Development

DSA-SS/CC EF 01/17:

See Emergency Rulemaking 2017

Code Adoption Cycles

State Agency key

  • BSC—California Building Standards Commission
  • DSA-AC—Division of the State Architect - Access Compliance
  • DSA-SS/CC—Division of the State Architect—Structrual Safety/Community Colleges
  • DWR— Department of Water Resources
  • HCD—Department of Housing & Community Development
  • SFM—Office of the State Fire Marshal

Commission Review Meetings

Proposing agencies are required to ensure adequate public participation in the development of building standards; to ensure satisfactory technical review and sufficient time for such review by code advisory committees; and to ensure notice to the public of code change submittals prior to adoption by the CBSC. In addition to the rulemaking documents below, the 9-point criteria used to determine if a building standard is justified (HS. Code, § 18930) and the agency's Economic and Fiscal Impact Statement (Form 399) are available for each of the proposals upon request.

Key:

  • Final Express Terms (FET) 
  • Final Statement of Reasons (FSOR) 
  • Updated Informative Digest (UID) 
  • Commission Action Matrix: Green- Uncontested Items; Yellow- Challenged Items; Salmon- Withdrawn/No Action Required