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TITLE 16ECONOMIC REGULATION
PART 4TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING AND REGULATION
CHAPTER 70INDUSTRIALIZED HOUSING AND BUILDINGS
RULE §70.100Mandatory Building Codes

(a) Effective July 1, 2012 all industrialized housing and buildings, modules, and modular components, shall be constructed in accordance with the following codes as amended by §70.101:

  (1) National Fire Protection Association--National Electrical Code, 2011 Edition;

  (2) the International Building Code, 2009 edition, including appendices C, F, and K, published by the International Code Council;

  (3) the International Fuel Gas Code, 2009 edition, published by the International Code Council;

  (4) the International Plumbing Code, 2009 edition, including appendices C, E, F, and G, published by the International Code Council;

  (5) the International Mechanical Code, 2009 edition, published by the International Code Council;

  (6) the International Residential Code, 2009 edition, including appendices K, O, and P, published by the International Code Council; and

  (7) the International Energy Conservation Code, 2009 edition, published by the International Code Council.

(b) Effective July 1, 2012, all industrialized buildings that are altered in accordance with §70.74(f) shall comply with the International Existing Building Code, 2009 Edition, published by the International Code Council.

(c) Other codes referenced in any of the mandatory building codes adopted in subsection (a) shall be considered part of the requirements of these codes to the prescribed extent of each such reference.

(d) The effective dates of adoption of past editions of the mandatory building codes are as follows:

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Source Note: The provisions of this §70.100 adopted to be effective April 13, 1990, 15 TexReg 1787; amended to be effective May 13, 1991, 16 TexReg 114; amended to be effective May 19, 1992, 16 TexReg 7477; amended to be effective December 6, 1994, 19 TexReg 9295; amended to be effective December 7, 1996, 21 TexReg 6620; amended to be effective February 8, 2000, 24 TexReg 7225; amended to be effective October 28, 2001, 26 TexReg 8508; amended to be effective December 1, 2003, 28 TexReg 10458; amended to be effective July 1, 2008, 33 TexReg 5000; amended to be effective January 1, 2010, 34 TexReg 9409; amended to be effective July 1, 2012, 37 TexReg 2076

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