Buildings and spaces shall be classified in the institutional occupancy group when persons suffering from physical limitations because of health or age are harbored therein for care or treatment; when persons are detained therein for penal or correctional purposes; or when the liberty of the inmates is restricted. The institutional occupancy group consists of sub groups H-1 and H-2.
Shall include buildings and spaces used for the detention of persons under restraint.
Shall include buildings and spaces used for the care or treatment of persons with physical limitations because of health or age. This shall not include medical or dental offices providing services to ambulatory non-hospitalized persons, such as neighborhood family care centers, medical or dental offices, group medical offices, and the like.