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Los Angeles Building Code

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International Building Code 2018 (IBC 2018)

Chapter 1 Administration
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Chapter 2 Definitions
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Chapter 3 Occupancy Classification and Use
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Chapter 4 Special Detailed Requirements Based on Occupancy and Use
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Chapter 5 General Building Heights and Areas
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Chapter 6 Types of Construction
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Chapter 7 Fire and Smoke Protection Features
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Chapter 7A [SFM] Materials and Construction Methods for Exterior Wildfire Exposure
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Chapter 8 Interior Finishes
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Chapter 9 Fire Protection and Life Safety Systems
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Chapter 10 Means of Egress
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Chapter 11 Reserved
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Chapter 11A Housing Accessibility
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Chapter 11B Accessibility to Public Buildings, Public Accommodations, Commercial Buildings and Public Housing
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Chapter 12 Interior Environment
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Chapter 13 Energy Conservation
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Chapter 14 Exterior Walls
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Chapter 15 Roof Assemblies and Rooftop Structures
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Chapter 16 Structural Design
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Chapter 16A Structural Design
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Chapter 17 Special Inspections and Tests
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Chapter 17A Special Inspections and Tests
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Chapter 18 Soils and Foundations
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Chapter 18A Soils and Foundations
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Chapter 19 Concrete
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Chapter 19A Concrete
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Chapter 20 Aluminum
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Chapter 21 Masonry
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Chapter 21A Masonry
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Chapter 22 Steel
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Chapter 22A Steel
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Chapter 23 Wood
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Chapter 24 Glass and Glazing
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Chapter 25 Gypsum Board, Gypsum Panel Products and Plaster
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Chapter 26 Plastic
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Chapter 27 Electrical
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Chapter 28 Mechanical Systems
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Chapter 29 Plumbing Systems
Chapter 30 Elevators and Conveying Systems
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Chapter 31 Special Construction
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Chapter 31A Systems for Window Cleaning or Exterior Building Maintenance
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Chapter 31B [DPH] Public Pools
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Chapter 31C [DPH] Radiation
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Chapter 31D [DPH] Food Establishments
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Chapter 31E Reserved
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Chapter 31F [SLC] Marine Oil Terminals
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Chapter 32 Encroachments Into the Public Right-of-Way
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Chapter 33 Safeguards During Construction
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Chapter 34 Reserved
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Chapter 35 Referenced Standards
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Chapter 61 Special Hazard Areas
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Chapter 62 Signs
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Chapter 63 Additional Provisions for Specific Uses
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Chapter 67 Security Provisions
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Chapter 70 Grading, Excavations and Fills
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Chapter 71 Methane Seepage Regulations
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Chapter 72 Fire District Regulations
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Chapter 81 Existing Buildings and Structures — General Requirements
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Chapter 82 Change of Occupancy, Use and Rating Classification
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Chapter 83 Relocation Permit
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Chapter 85 Alternative Building Standards for Joint Living and Work Quarters
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Chapter 86 Special Provisions for Existing Buildings
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Chapter 88 Earthquake Hazard Reduction in Existing Buildings
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Chapter 89 Abatement of Buildings, Structures, Premises and Portions Thereof Which Constitute a Nuisance or Are Hazardous, or Substandard
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Chapter 90 Nuisance Abatement and Discontinuance of Land Use and Discretionary Zoning Approvals; Relocation Assistance; Enforcement
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Chapter 91 Earthquake Hazard Reduction in Existing Tilt-Up Concrete Wall Buildings
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Chapter 92 Voluntary — Earthquake Hazard Reduction in Existing Wood Frame Residential Buildings With Weak Cripple Walls and Unbolted Sill Plates
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Chapter 93 Mandatory Earthquake Hazard Reduction in Existing Wood-Frame Buildings With Soft, Weak or Open-Front Walls
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Chapter 94 Voluntary — Earthquake Hazard Reduction in Existing Hillside Buildings
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Chapter 95 Mandatory Earthquake Hazard Reduction in Existing Non-Ductile Concrete Buildings
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Chapter 96 Voluntary — Earthquake Hazard Reduction in Existing Reinforced Concrete and Reinforced Masonry Wall Buildings With Flexible Diaphragms
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Chapter 97 Existing Buildings Energy and Water Efficiency Program
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Appendix A Employee Qualifications
Appendix B Board of Appeals
Appendix C Group U—Agricultural Buildings
Appendix D Fire Districts
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Appendix E Reserved
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Appendix F Rodentproofing
Appendix G Flood-Resistant Construction
Appendix H Signs
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Appendix I Patio Covers
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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
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Appendix L Earthquake Recording Instrumentation
Appendix M Tsunami-Generated Flood Hazard
Appendix N Replicable Buildings
Appendix O Emergency Housing
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