Approved Standards From the January 15-16, 2019 Commission Meeting

The following code proposals were reviewed and adopted by the California Building Standards Commission at the January 15–16, 2019 meeting, except for Certify Emergency Rulemaking. These proposals will be included in the 2019 California Building Standards Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24), which is scheduled for publication on or before July 1, 2019. All approved standards have an effective date of January 1, 2020 with the exception of any revisions to the California Administrative Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 1) and any changes without regulatory effect made to Title 24—such provisions are effective 30 days after filing with the Secretary of State.

Emergency Rulemakings

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development—OSHPD

See Emergency Rulemaking Page —2019

Approved State Adoptiong Agency Standards

Board of State and Community Corrections—BSCC

BSCC 01/18: Adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Administrative Code for incorporation into the 2019 California Administrative Code, Part 1 of Title 24, and proposed approval of amendments to the 2016 California Building Code for incorporation into the 2019 California Building Code, Part 2 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)
  • California State Lands Commission—SLC

    SLC 01/18: Adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Building Code, Chapter 31F, Marine Oil Terminals for incorporation into the 2019 California Building Code, Part 2 of Title 24. 

  • Final Express Terms (FET)
  • Approved Standards by Agency

    California Department of Water Resources—DWR

    DWR 01/18: Adoption of amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Plumbing Code, Part 5 of Title 24

  • Final Express Terms (FET)
  • Department of Housing and Community Development—HCD

    HCD 01/17: Adoption of the 2017 edition of the National Electrical Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Electrical Code, Part 3 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • HCD 01/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the Uniform Mechanical Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Mechanical Code, Part 4 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • HCD 02/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the Uniform Plumbing Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Plumbing Code, Part 5 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • HCD 06/18: Adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code, Part 11 of Title 24 for incorporation into the 2019 California Green Building Code, Part 11 of Title 24

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  •  Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development—OSHPD

    OSHPD 01/17: Adoption of the 2017 edition of the National Electrical Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Electrical Code, Part 3 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • OSHPD 04/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the Uniform Mechanical Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Mechanical Code, Part 4 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • OSHPD 05/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the Uniform Plumbing Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Plumbing Code, Part 5 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

    California Building Standards Commission—BSC

    BSC 01/17: Adoption of the 2017 edition of the National Electrical Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Electrical Code, Part 3 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • BSC 03/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the Uniform Mechanical Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Mechanical Code, Part 4 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • BSC 04/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the Uniform Plumbing Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Plumbing Code, Part 5 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • BSC 06/18: Adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code, Part 11 of Title 24 for incorporation into the 2019 California Green Building Code, Part 11 of Title 2

  • Final Express Terms (FET)
  • Division of the State Architect–Structural Safety/Community Colleges—DSA-SS/CC

    DSA-SS/CC 01/17: Adoption of the 2017 edition of the National Electrical Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Electrical Code, Part 3 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • DSA-SS/CC 03/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the Uniform Mechanical Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Mechanical Code, Part 4 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • DSA-SS/CC 04/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the Uniform Plumbing Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Plumbing Code, Part 5 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • DSA-SS/CC 07/18: Adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code, Part 11 of Title 24 for incorporation into the 2019 California Green Building Code, Part 11 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)
  • Office of the State Fire Marshal—SFM

    SFM 01/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the International Building Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Building Code, Part 2 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • SFM 02/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the International Residential Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Residential Code, Part 2.5 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • SFM 01/17: Adoption of the 2017 edition of the National Electrical Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Electrical Code, Part 3 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • SFM 04/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the Uniform Mechanical Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Mechanical Code, Part 4 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • SFM 05/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the Uniform Plumbing Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Plumbing Code, Part 5 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • SFM 06/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the International Fire Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Fire Code, Part 9 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • SFM 07/18: Adoption of the 2018 edition of the International Existing Building Code with amendments for incorporation into the 2019 California Existing Building Code, Part 10 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)

  • SFM 08/18: Adoption of amendments to the 2016 California Referenced Standards Code, Part 12 of Title 24 for incorporation into the 2019 California Referenced Standards Code, Part 12 of Title 24.

  • Final Express Terms (FET)
  • January 15–16, 2019

    State agency key

    • BSC—California Building Standards Commission
    • CDPH—California Department of Public Health
    • BSCC—Board of State & Community Corrections
    • DSA-SS/CC—Division of the State Architect—Structural Safety/Community Colleges
    • DWR—California Department of Water Resources
    • HCD—Department of Housing & Community Development
    • OSHPD—Office of Statewide Health Planning & Development
    • SFM—Office of the State Fire Marshal
    • SLC—California State Lands Commission