*Red font in the legislation and regulation indicates changes from previous reporting

Regulation ID: IA30126


Issue: IOWA - IA Department of Public Safety proposed rule: Adoption of 2015 International Building Code




Deadline for input to APSP:


Send comments to: Jennifer Hatfield, jhatfield@apsp.org


Rule Summary: The Department and the Building Code Advisory Council proposed amendments to implement the policy of adopting the building code provisions provided in the most recent editions in the International Code Council code cycle. Adoption of the 2015 International Building Code is proposed because the 2015 IBC constitutes the most recent edition of industry standards. These amendments include updates to the International Plumbing Code. Notice was published in the Iowa Register.


Status: Staff adopted the final rules with minor changes. Notice of the final rule was published in the April 13 Iowa Bulletin. The rules are effective May 18.



Adopted Building Code: