CODES

ADOPTS WITH AMENDMENTS:

International Building Code 2015 (IBC 2015)

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Preface

Acknowledgements

California Code of Regulations, Title 24

How to Distinguish Between Model Code Language and California Amendments

Effective Use of the International Building Code

Chapter 16 Structural Design

Chapter 16A Structural Design

Chapter 17 Special Inspections and Tests

Chapter 17A Special Inspections and Tests

Chapter 18 Soils and Foundations

Chapter 18A Soils and Foundations

Chapter 19 Concrete

Chapter 19A Concrete

Chapter 20 Aluminum

Chapter 21 Masonry

Chapter 21A Masonry

Chapter 22 Steel

Chapter 22A Steel

Chapter 23 Wood

Chapter 24 Glass and Glazing

Chapter 25 Gypsum Board, Gypsum Panel Products and Plaster

Chapter 26 Plastic

Chapter 27 Electrical

Chapter 28 Mechanical Systems

Chapter 29 Plumbing Systems

Chapter 30 Elevators and Conveying Systems

Chapter 31 Special Construction

Chapter 31A Systems for Window Cleaning or Exterior Building Maintenance

Chapter 31B [Dph] Public Pools

Chapter 31C [Dph] Radiation

Chapter 31D [Dph] Food Establishments

Chapter 31E Reserved

Chapter 31F [Slc] Marine Oil Terminals

Chapter 32 Encroachments Into the Public Right-Of-Way

Chapter 33 Safeguards During Construction

Chapter 34 Reserved

Chapter 34A Existing Structures

Chapter 35 Referenced Standards

Appendix A Employee Qualifications

Appendix B Board of Appeals

Appendix C Group U—agricultural Buildings

Appendix D Fire Districts

Appendix E Reserved

Appendix F Rodentproofing

Appendix G Flood-Resistant Construction

History Note Appendix

Appendix H Signs

Appendix I Patio Covers

Appendix J Grading

Appendix K Group R-3 and Group R-3.1 Occupancies Protected by the Facilities of the Central Valley Flood Protection Plan

Appendix L Earthquake Recording Instrumentation

Appendix M Tsunami-Generated Flood Hazard

California Agency Information Contact List

Board of State and Community Corrections
www.bscc.ca.gov(916) 445-5073
Local Adult Jail Standards
Local Juvenile Facility Standards
California Building Standards Commission
www.bsc.ca.gov(916) 263-0916
California Energy Commission
www.energy.ca.govEnergy Hotline (800) 772-3300
Building Efficiency Standards
Appliance Efficiency Standards
Compliance Manual/Forms
California State Lands Commission
www.slc.ca.gov(562) 499-6312
Marine Oil Terminals
California State Library
www.library.ca.gov(916) 653-5217
Department of Consumer Affairs:
Acupuncture Board
www.acupuncture.ca.gov(916) 515-5200
Office Standards
Board of Pharmacy
www.pharmacy.ca.gov(916) 574-7900
Pharmacy Standards
Bureau of Barbering and Cosmetology
www.barbercosmo.ca.gov(800) 952-5210
Barber and Beauty Shop, and College Standards
Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair, Home Furnishings and Thermal Insulation
www.bearhfti.ca.gov(916) 999-2041
Insulation Testing Standards
Structural Pest Control Board
www.pestboard.ca.gov(800) 737-8188
Structural Standards
Veterinary Medical Board
www.vmb.ca.gov(916) 515-5220
Veterinary Hospital Standards
Department of Food and Agriculture
www.cdfa.ca.gov
Meat & Poultry Packing Plant Standards
Rendering & Collection Standards(916) 900-5004
Dairy Standards(916) 900-5008
Department of Housing and Community Development
www.hcd.ca.gov(916) 445-9471
Residential—Hotels, Motels, Apartments, Single-Family Dwellings; and
Permanent Structures in Mobilehome & Special Occupancy Parks
(916) 445-3338
Factory-Built Housing, Manufactured Housing & Commercial Modular
Mobilehome—Permits & Inspections
Northern Region–(916) 255-2501
Southern Region–(951) 782-4420
(916) 445-9471
Employee Housing Standards
Department of Public Health
www.dph.ca.gov(916) 449-5661
Organized Camps Standards
Public Swimming Pools Standards
Division of the State Architect
www.dgs.ca.gov/dsa(916) 445-8100
Access Compliance
Fire and Life Safety
Structural Safety
Public Schools Standards
Essential Services Building Standards
Community College Standards
State Historical Building Safety Board
Alternative Building Standards
Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
www.oshpd.ca.gov(916) 440-8356
Hospital Standards
Skilled Nursing Facility Standards & Clinic Standards
Permits (916) 654-3362
Office of the State Fire Marshal
osfm.fire.ca.gov(916) 445-8200
Code Development and Analysis
Fire Safety Standards
Resources