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Chapter R1 Scope and Purpose

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Section R101 General

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R101.1 Title

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This Part II of Title 14N of the Municipal Code of Chicago shall be known as the Chicago Energy Conservation Code—Residential Provisions, hereinafter referred to as "this code.

R101.2 Scope

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This code applies to residential buildings, the building site and associated systems and equipment.

R101.3 Intent

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This code shall regulate the design and construction of buildings for the effective use and conservation of energy over the useful life of each building. This code is intended to provide flexibility to allow the use of innovative and cost-effective approaches and techniques to achieve this objective.

R101.4 Compliance

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Residential buildings shall meet the requirements of this code. Commercial buildings shall meet the requirements of the Chicago Energy Conservation Code—Commercial Provisions.

R101.4.1 Mixed Residential and Commercial Buildings

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Where a building includes both residential building and commercial building portions, each portion shall be separately considered and meet applicable requirements of this code and the Chicago Energy Conservation Code— Commercial Provisions.

R101.4.2 Evidence of Compliance

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The building official may designate specific computer software, worksheets, forms, compliance manuals and other similar materials as providing evidence of compliance with the requirements of this code.
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