Automatic doors and automatic gates shall comply with Section 404.3. Full powered automatic doors shall comply with ANSI/BHMA A156.10 listed in Section 105.2.4. Power-assist and low-energy doors shall comply with ANSI/BHMA A156.19 listed in Section 105.2.3.
Doorways shall have a clear opening width of 32 inches (815 mm) in power-on and power-off mode. The minimum clear opening width for automatic door systems shall be based on the clear opening width provided with all leafs in the open position.
Maneuvering clearances at power-assisted doors shall comply with Section 404.2.3. Clearances at automatic doors and gates without standby power and serving an accessible means of egress shall comply with Section 404.2.3.
Exception: Automatic doors and gates which remain open in the power-off condition.
Manually operated control switches shall comply with Section 404.3.5.
Manually operated control switches at interior locations shall comply with Section 309. The clear floor space adjacent to the control switch shall be located beyond the arc of the door swing.
Manually operated control switches at exterior locations shall comply with Sections 309.2 and 309.4. The clear floor space adjacent to the control switch shall be located beyond the arc of the door swing, be centered on the control switch, and be positioned for a parallel approach to the control switch. Control switches shall have a 3-inch (75 mm) minimum dimension measured at at least one point, such as diagonal, diameter or one side. Control switches shall be mounted 30 inches (760 mm) minimum, measured to the bottom of the control switch, and 36 inches (915 mm) maximum, measured to the top of the control switch, above the finished floor.