2016 California Building Code
2016 California Building Code (Volumes 1 & 2 Includes Parts 8 & 10)(Title 24 Part 2) is a fully integrated California-specific building code based on the 2015 International Building Code. It contains general building design and construction requirements relating to fire and life safety, structural safety and access compliance. Provisions of the code provide minimum standards to safeguard life or limb, health, property and public welfare by regulating and controlling the design, construction, quality of materials, use and occupancy, location and maintenance of all buildings and structures, and certain equipment. Matrix Adoption tables are provided at the beginning of every chapter in Part 2 to indicate which chapters and sections are adopted by state agencies (for application to their respective occupancies).
- California Historical Building Code (Title 24 Part 8) contains regulations of the State Historical Building Safety Board. The publication provides for the preservation, restoration, rehabilitation, relocation or reconstruction of buildings or structures designated as qualified historical buildings or properties. Includes alternative solutions for the preservation of qualified historical buildings or properties, to provide access for persons with disabilities, to provide a cost-effective approach to preservation, and to provide for the reasonable safety of the occupants or users.
- California Existing Building Code (Title 24 Part 10) adopts certain provisions of the International Existing Building Code, Appendix Chapter A1, Seismic Strengthening Provisions for Unreinforced Masonry Bearing Wall Buildings.
Effective Date: January 1, 2017.
Looseleaf. 2-volume set. Includes custom binders and free subscription service for future updates and supplements.