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International Building Code 2012 (IBC 2012)

This chapter governs the electrical components, equipment and systems used in buildings and structures covered by this code. Electrical components, equipment and systems shall be designed and constructed in accordance with the provisions of NFPA 70.
Emergency and standby power systems required by this code or the International Fire Code shall be installed in accordance with this code, NFPA 110 and 111.
Stationary emergency and standby power generators required by this code shall be listed in accordance with UL 2200.
Emergency and standby power systems shall be provided where required by Sections 2702.2.1 through 2702.2.20.
Emergency power shall be provided for emergency voice/alarm communication systems in Group A occupancies in accordance with Section 907.5.2.2.4.
Standby power shall be provided for smoke control systems in accordance with Section 909.11.
Emergency power shall be provided for exit signs in accordance with Section 1011.6.3.
Emergency power shall be provided for means of egress illumination in accordance with Section 1006.3.
Standby power shall be provided for elevators that are part of an accessible means of egress in accordance with Section 1007.4.
Standby power in accordance with this section or ASME A 18.1 shall be provided for platform lifts that are part of an accessible means of egress in accordance with Section 1007.5.
Standby power shall be provided for horizontal sliding doors in accordance with Section 1008.1.4.3.
Emergency power shall be provided for semiconductor fabrication facilities in accordance with Section 415.10.10.
Standby power shall be provided for auxiliary inflation systems in accordance with Section 3102.8.2. Emergency power shall be provided for exit signs in temporary tents and membrane structures in accordance with the International Fire Code.
Emergency or standby power shall be provided in occupancies with hazardous materials in accordance with Section 414.5.3.
Emergency power shall be provided for occupancies with highly toxic or toxic materials in accordance with the International Fire Code.
Standby power shall be provided for occupancies with organic peroxides in accordance with the International Fire Code.
Standby power shall be provided for voice/alarm communication systems in covered and open mall buildings in accordance with Section 402.7.3.
Emergency and standby power shall be provided in high-rise buildings in accordance with Sections 403.4.8 and 403.4.9.
Emergency and standby power shall be provided in underground buildings in accordance with Sections 405.8 and 405.9.
Emergency power shall be provided for doors in Group I-3 occupancies in accordance with Section 408.4.2.
Standby power shall be provided in airport traffic control towers in accordance with Section 412.3.4.
Standby power for elevators shall be provided as set forth in Sections 3003.1, 3007.9 and 3008.9.
Standby power shall be provided for smokeproof enclosures as required by Section 909.20.6.2.
Emergency and standby power systems shall be maintained and tested in accordance with the International Fire Code.
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