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VIRGINIA – ISPSC update

Regulation ID: VA31269

Issue: Board of Housing and Community Development departmental discussion: Adoption of 2015 Building Codes

Affects:  pool and spa builders

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

Rule Summary:The Board is discussing adoption of the 2015 building codes. The amendments would adopt the Virginia Statewide Fire Prevention Code, Uniform Statewide Building Code, and Industrialized Building Safety Regulations by reference. The 2015 ISPSC is being considered, VA currently requires the 2012 ISPSC.

Status:The rules were published as final in the Virginia Register April 30. The comment period on the final rules related to the uniform statewide building code will close May 30. The comment period on the final rules related to the statewide fire prevention code will close June 29.

Notice of Final Rules (Building Code): http://register.dls.virginia.gov/details.aspx?id=6875

Notice of Final Rules (Fire Code): http://register.dls.virginia.gov/details.aspx?id=6874

Notice of proposed rule: http://register.dls.virginia.gov/details.aspx?id=6239

Notice of Public Hearing (PDF pg. 296): http://register.dls.virginia.gov/vol32/iss22/v32i22.pdf

Rule Notice:Notice of Intent (PDF pg. 5): http://register.dls.virginia.gov/vol32/iss17/v32i17.pdf