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709.4.2 Smoke-Barrier Walls Enclosing Areas of Refuge or Elevator Lobbies
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Smoke-barrier walls used to enclose areas of refuge in accordance with Section 1009.6.4, or to enclose elevator lobbies in accordance with Section 405.4.3, 3007.6.2, or 3008.6.2, shall form an effective membrane enclosure that terminates at a fire barrier wall having a level of fire protection rating not less than 1 hour, another smoke barrier wall or an outside wall. A smoke and draft control door assembly as specified in Section 7184.108.40.206.1 shall not be required at each elevator hoistway door opening or at each exit doorway between an area of refuge and the exit enclosure.