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Public Safety - Light Frame Combustible Construction - Requirements

Sponsored by:

Delegate McCray


In the House - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Housing and Community Development by October 1, 2018, to adopt by regulation a specified statewide building code relating to specified buildings constructed with or being constructed by specified light frame combustible construction; establishing requirements for the construction of specified buildings; prohibiting a specified construction project from using a specified type of construction to proceed unless a specified fire watch warden is present; establishing qualifications and responsibilities; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate McCray
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0722
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Building Codes
Fire Protection
Housing and Community Development, Department of
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
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Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(12-1201 through 12-1206)

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November 28, 2017 1:06 P.M.