Exit access from all other portions of a building not classified as a care suite shall not pass through a care suite. In a care suite required to have more than one exit, one exit access is permitted to pass through an adjacent care suite provided all of the other requirements of Sections 407.4 and 1014.2 are satisfied.
Sleeping rooms shall be permitted to be grouped into care suites with one intervening room if one of the following conditions is met:
Care suites containing sleeping rooms shall be not greater than 5,000 square feet (465 m2) in area.
Care suites of rooms, other than sleeping rooms, shall have an area not greater than 10,000 square feet (929 m2).