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Beginning August 1, 2020, except as otherwise provided in Sections 14A-1-105.11.1 through 14A-1-105.11.7, all rehabilitation work must be performed in accordance with Titles 14B and 14R and all provisions referenced in those titles.
14A-1-105.11.1 Training Phase
Beginning August 1, 2019, the building official and fire code official may establish a program for the review of a limited number of permit applications, selected by the building official with the consent of the permit applicant, under the provisions of Title 14R for training and evaluation purposes. Where an application is reviewed under this provision, the permit and all work done pursuant to it are subject to all requirements of Titles 14B and 14R.
14A-1-105.11.2 Early Election to Comply
Beginning December 1, 2019, any permit applicant may request permission from the building official to proceed under the provisions of Title 14R. Where such permission is granted, the permit and all work done pursuant to it are subject to all requirements of Titles 14B and 14R.
14A-1-105.11.3 Early Mandatory Compliance
Beginning December 1, 2019, the building official may designate, by rule, that specified types of rehabilitation work or permit applications, including but not limited to self-certified permit applications, must proceed under the provisions of Titles 14B and 14R.
14A-1-105.11.4 Permit Applied for Before August 1, 2020
A permit applied for before August 1, 2020, based on all applicable construction and rehabilitation requirements in effect on the date of application, may be issued and the permitted work may be built in accordance with those requirements.
14A-1-105.11.5 Minor Revision Permits
On and after August 1, 2020, the building official may allow a permit application that seeks a minor revision to an issued permit applied for before August 1, 2020, to be issued and built in accordance with all construction and rehabilitation requirements applicable to the previously-issued permit. The building official may designate, by rule, criteria for application of this provision.
14A-1-105.11.6 Phased Permitting
On and after August 1, 2020, the building official may allow a permit application that seeks a permit for the second or subsequent phase of a rehabilitation project for which an issued permit for the first phase was applied for before August 1, 2020, to be issued and built in accordance with all construction requirements applicable to the previously-issued permit. The building official may designate, by rule, criteria for application of this provision.
14A-1-105.11.7 Adjustment of Effective Dates
The building official may, by notice posted on the City's public website, delay the effective date of Chapter 14R-13, but in no case may the effective date of Chapter 14R-13 be later than August 1, 2020.

Related Code Sections

14A-1-105.11 Scope and Application, Building Rehabilitation (Title 14R)
of a limited number of permit applications, selected by the building official with the consent of the permit applicant, under the provisions of Title 14R ...
101.1 Scope and Purpose, Title
This Title 14R of the Municipal Code of Chicago shall be known as the Chicago Building Rehabilitation Code, hereinafter referred to as "this code." ...
14A-1-105.3 Scope and Application, Accessibility-Related Provisions
in Titles 14B and 14R apply to all construction and rehabilitation work. The building official is authorized to designate provisions of Titles 14B and 14R ...