Effective Dates

Approved emergency building standards are effective immediately upon filing with the Office of the Secretary of State, or at a later date established by CBSC.

 

Proposed, Approved and Certified Emergency Building Standards:

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Note: Approved emergency building standards will be notated in bold text.

 

The Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development’s Finding of Emergency and proposed emergency building standards allow hospitals to apply for seismic safety upgrade extensions pursuant to AB 2190 (Chapter 673, Statutes of 2018). The emergency building standard proposals were heard at the January 15-16, 2019 Commission Meeting.


Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development emergency provisions for the 2016 California Administrative Code, Part 1 of Title 24, California Code of Regulations.

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Approved by the California Building Standards Commission on January 16, 2019, and filed with the Secretary of State on January 18, 2019.

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  • Approved Express Terms (ET) Filed with the Secretary of State


Re-adoption: The Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development is requesting, at the April 17, 2019 Commission Meeting, a re-adoption of these emergency building standards for a 90-day period pursuant to Government Code Section 11346.1(h) so they may complete the certifying rulemaking process to make the regulations permanent.

  • First Re-adoption Request

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development emergency provisions for the 2016 California Administrative Code, Part 1 of Title 24, California Code of Regulations.

 

Approved by the California Building Standards Commission on July 17, 2019, and filed with the Secretary of State on July 18, 2019.

  

Certifying Rulemaking: 45-DayPublic Comment Period (March 1, 2019–April 15, 2019)

The following state agency had emergency building standards approved at the January 15-16, 2019 Commission Meeting, which are now being proposed for permanent adoption via the Certifying Rulemaking Process. All comments on the state agency proposals below must be submitted to the Commission no later than 5:00 pm on April 15, 2019.

 

Notice of 45-day Public Comment Period, March 1, 2019 through April 15, 2019 (available on request)

 

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) 

  OSHPD EF 01/18—2016 California Administrative Code (Part 1, Title 24):

Public Comments: 

  • OSHPD, D. Scaturro (2)    

Certifying Rulemaking: 15-Day Public Comment Period (April 30 through May 15, 2019)

The following state agency has submitted additional proposed actions (code changes) to their original certifying rulemaking proposals based on comments received during the 45-Day Public Comment Period from March 1, 2019–April 15, 2019. All comments on the state agency proposals below must be submitted to the Commission no later than 5:00 pm on May 15, 2019

Notice of 15-day Public Comment Period, April 30 through May 15, 2019 (available on request)

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD)    

OSHPD EF 01/18—2016 California Administrative Code (Part 1, Title 24):

  • 15-day Express Terms (ET)  

 


Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) emergency provisions for the 2016 California Administrative Code, Part 1 of Title 24, California Code of Regulations.

 

Approved by the California Building Standards Commission on July 17, 2019, and filed with the Secretary of State on July 18, 2019.

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Rulemaking Activities

Code Adoption Cycles

Change Without Regulatory Effect (CWoRE)

Emergency Rulemaking

Emergency Rulemaking

State agencies may propose emergency changes to building standards or regulations related to the implementation or enforcement of building standards. State Building Standards Law allows for the emergency rulemaking process and requires submission of proposed emergency building standard(s) to CBSC for adoption and/or approval. Once approved by CBSC, emergency building standards must be made permanent within 180 days via the Certifying Rulemaking process pursuant to Government Code Section 11346.1.

 

Additional information and current regulations governing the emergency rulemaking process for building standards located in the California Administrative Code (Cal. Code Regs., Title 24, Part 1, Sec. 1-417) may be viewed via the International Code Council's website (publisher).

request unavailable documents

To request a document that is not available from CBSC's website, please send a request by email or by phone at (916) 263-0916.

More Information

More information regarding the rulemaking process, including emergency rulemaking, can be found in our "Public Guide to the Building Standards Adoption Process" or "Guide for Creating Proposed Building Standards" publications.