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Issue: HB 1116 - BUILDING CODES
Affects: Could affect pool & spa energy
requirements when building a pool & spa.
Send comments to: Jennifer Hatfield, firstname.lastname@example.org
Summary: This measure states that the design standard for any new
construction commenced after July 1, 2015, within the boundaries of any local
unit of government that has not adopted an ordinance prescribing standards for
new construction pursuant to § 11-10-5 shall be based on the 2015 edition of
the International Building Code as published by the International Code Council,
Incorporated. For the purposes of this section, the 2009 International Energy
Conservation Code is the required version of the International Energy
Conservation Code within the International Building Code.
House 60-6, sent to the Senate where it passed 5-2 out of the Senate Commerce
and Energy Committee on February 23, now awaits consideration by the full