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14R-6-601 The provisions of Section 601 of IEBC are adopted by reference with the following modifications:

Added Coun. J. 4-10-19, p. 100029.

The provisions of this chapter shall be used in conjunction with Chapters 7 through 12 and shall apply to the alteration, addition and change of occupancy of existing buildings, including historic buildings and moved buildings, as referenced in Section 301.3.2. The work performed on an existing building shall be classified in accordance with this chapter.
Alterations, additions and changes of occupancy to existing buildings shall comply with the provisions of Chapters 7 through 12 or with one of the alternatives provided in Section 301.3.
The work area and areas of incidental or code-mandated work shall be identified on the construction documents. The sum of the floor area of the work area and areas of incidental or code-mandated work shall be used to calculate the permit fee under Section 412 of the Chicago Construction Codes Administrative Provisions.

14R-6-602 The provisions of Section 602 of IEBC are adopted by reference with the following modification:

Added Coun. J. 4-10-19, p. 100029.

Level 1 alterations include the removal and replacement or the covering of existing materials, elements, equipment, or fixtures using new materials, elements, equipment, or fixtures that serve the same purpose.
Level 1 alterations shall comply with the provisions of Chapter 7.

14R-6-603 The provisions of Section 603 of IEBC are adopted by reference without modification.

Added Coun. J. 4-10-19, p. 100029.

Level 2 alterations include the reconfiguration of space, the addition or elimination of any door or window, the reconfiguration or extension of any system, or the installation of any additional equipment.
Level 2 alterations shall comply with the provisions of Chapter 7 for Level 1 alterations as well as the provisions of Chapter 8.

14R-6-604 The provisions of Section 604 of IEBC are adopted by reference with the following modification:

Added Coun. J. 4-10-19, p. 100029.

Level 3 alterations apply where the work area exceeds 50 percent of the building area during any consecutive 36-month period.
Level 3 alterations shall comply with the provisions of Chapters 7 and 8 for Level 1 and 2 alterations, respectively, as well as the provisions of Chapter 9.

14R-6-605 The provisions of Section 605 of IEBC are adopted by reference without modification.

Added Coun. J. 4-10-19, p. 100029.

Change of occupancy provisions apply where the activity is classified as a change of occupancy as defined in Chapter 2.
Changes of occupancy shall comply with the provisions of Chapter 10.

14R-6-606 The provisions of Section 606 of IEBC are adopted by reference without modification.

Added Coun. J. 4-10-19, p. 100029.

Provisions for additions shall apply where work is classified as an addition as defined in Chapter 2.
Additions to existing buildings shall comply with the provisions of Chapter 11.

14R-6-607 The provisions of Section 607 of IEBC are adopted by reference without modification.

Added Coun. J. 4-10-19, p. 100029.

Historic building provisions shall apply to buildings classified as historic as defined in Chapter 2.
Except as specifically provided for in Chapter 12, historic buildings shall comply with applicable provisions of this code for the type of work being performed.

14R-6-608 The provisions of Section 608 of IEBC are adopted by reference without modification.

Added Coun. J. 4-10-19, p. 100029.

Relocated building provisions shall apply to relocated or moved buildings.
Relocated buildings shall comply with the provisions of Chapter 14.
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