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1184.108.40.206 Additional Stories With Entrances From Bridges or Elevated Walkways
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Where an entrance is provided to a story of a building from an accessible story of an adjacent building by a bridge or elevated walkway, all dwelling and sleeping units intended to be occupied as a residence on that story shall be Type B units, provided the slope between the planned finish floor elevation at the building entrance and the planned finish floor elevation at the bridge or elevated walkway connection to the adjacent building is 10 percent or less.
Exception: This provision shall not apply to existing buildings unless specifically required in the Existing Building Code of New York State.