Commission Review Meeting—Oct 17, 2017

code adoption proposals for Commission Review and approval

Meeting Notice and Agenda, October 17, 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.

Re-adoption of Emergency Building Standards

California Building Standards Commission—BSC 

 

BSC EF 01/17: Approved by the Commission at its January 27, 2017 meeting:  These previously approved emergency building standards added, amended and/or repealed building standards relative to exterior elevated elements in the 2016 California Building Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 2) and California Existing Building Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 10). BSC is requesting a second re-adoption of these emergency building standards for a 90-day period pursuant to Government Code Section 11346.1(h).

 

Department of Housing and Community Development—HCD

 

HCD EF 01/17: Approved by the Commission at its January 27, 2017 meeting: These previously approved emergency building standards added, amended and/or repealed building standards relative to exterior elevated elements in the 2016 California Building Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 2) and California Existing Building Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 10). HCD is requesting a second re-adoption of these emergency building standards for a 90-day period pursuant to Government Code Section 11346.1(h).

 

Division of the State Architect–Structural Safety—DSA-SS

 

DSA-SS/CC EF 01/17: Approved by the Commission at its January 27, 2017 meeting: These previously approved emergency building standards added, amended and/or repealed building standards relative to exterior elevated elements in the 2016 California Building Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 2) and California Existing Building Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 10). DSA is requesting a second re-adoption of these emergency building standards for a 90-day period pursuant to Government Code Section 11346.1(h).

State Proposing Agency Rulemaking

Division of the State Architect-Access Compliance—DSA-AC

DSA-AC 01/16: Proposed adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Building Code, Chapter 11B (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 2, Ch. 11B).

Code Adoption Cycles

state agency key

  • BSC—California Building Standards Commission
  • DSA-AC—Division of the State Architect - Access Compliance
  • DSA-SS—Division of the State Architect—Structural Safety
  • HCD—Department of Housing & Community Development

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