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ADOPTS WITH AMENDMENTS:

International Fire Code 2015 (IFC 2015)

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Preface

Effective Use of the International Fire Code

Legislation

Part I ‒ Administrative

Chapter 1 Scope and Administration

Chapter 1 General Requirements

Chapter 2 Definitions

Part II ‒ General Safety Provisions

Chapter 3 General Requirements

Chapter 4 Emergency Planning and Preparedness

Part III ‒ Building and Equipment Design Features

Chapter 5 Fire Service Features

Chapter 6 Building Services and Systems

Chapter 7 Fire and Smoke Protection Features

Chapter 8 Interior Finish, Decorative Materials and Furnishings

Chapter 9 Fire Protection Systems

Chapter 10 Means of Egress

Chapter 11 Construction Requirements for Existing Buildings

Chapter 12 through 19

Part IV ‒ Special Occupancies and Operations

Chapter 20 Aviation Facilities

Chapter 21 Dry Cleaning

Chapter 22 Combustible Dust-Producing Operations

Chapter 23 Motor Fuel-Dispensing Facilities and Repair Garages

Chapter 24 Flammable Finishes

Chapter 25 Fruit and Crop Ripening

Chapter 26 Fumigation and Insecticidal Fogging

Chapter 27 Semiconductor Fabrication Facilities

Chapter 28 Lumber Yards and Agro-Industrial, Solid Biomass and Woodworking Facilities

Chapter 29 Manufacture of Organic Coatings

Chapter 30 Industrial Ovens

Chapter 31 Tents and Other Membrane Structures

Chapter 32 High-Piled Combustible Storage

Chapter 33 Fire Safety During Construction and Demolition

Chapter 34 Tire Rebuilding and Tire Storage

Chapter 35 Welding and Other Hot Work

Chapter 36 Marinas

Chapter 37 Combustible Fibers

Chapter 38 through 49

Part V ‒ Hazardous Materials

Chapter 50 Hazardous Materials—General Provisions

Chapter 51 Aerosols

Chapter 52 Reserved

Chapter 53 Compressed Gases

Chapter 54 Corrosive Materials

Chapter 55 Cryogenic Fluids

Chapter 56 Explosives and Fireworks

Chapter 57 Flammable and Combustible Liquids

Chapter 58 Flammable Gases and Flammable Cryogenic Fluids

Chapter 59 Flammable Solids

Chapter 60 Highly Toxic and Toxic Materials

Chapter 61 Liquefied Petroleum Gases

Chapter 62 Organic Peroxides

Chapter 63 Oxidizers, Oxidizing Gases and Oxidizing Cryogenic Fluids

Chapter 64 Pyrophoric Materials

Chapter 65 Pyroxylin (Cellulose Nitrate) Plastics

Chapter 66 Unstable (Reactive) Materials

Chapter 67 Water-Reactive Solids and Liquids

Chapter 68 through 79

Part VI ‒ Referenced Standards

Chapter 80 Referenced Standards

Part VII ‒ Appendices

Appendix A Board of Appeals

Appendix B Fire-Flow Requirements for Buildings

Appendix C Fire Hydrant Locations and Distribution

Appendix D Fire Apparatus Access Roads

Appendix E Hazard Categories

Appendix F Hazard Ranking

Appendix G Cryogenic Fluids - Weight and Volume Equivalents

Appendix H Hazardous Materials Management Plan (Hmmp) and Hazardous Materials Inventory Statement (Hmis) Instructions

Appendix I Fire Protection Systems - Noncompliant Conditions

Appendix J Building Information Sign

Appendix K Construction Requirements for Existing Ambulatory Care Facilities

Appendix L Requirements for Fire Fighter Air Replenishment Systems

Appendix M HIGH-RISE BUILDINGS—RETROACTIVE AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER REQUIREMENT

Part VI‒Referenced Standards






This chapter lists the standards that are referenced in various sections of this document. The standards are listed herein by the promulgating agency of the standard, the standard identification, the effective date and title, and the section or sections of this document that reference the standard. The application of the referenced standards shall be as specified in Section 102.7.

AASHTO American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
444 North Capitol Street, Northwest, #249
Washington, DC 20001
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
HB-17—2002 Specification for Highway Bridges, 17th Edition 2002 503.2.6

AFSI Architectural Fabric Structures Institute
c/o Industrial Fabric Association International
1801 County Road B West
Roseville, MN 55113
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
ASI—77 Design and Standard Manual 3103.10.2

ANSI American National Standards Institute
25 West 43rd Street, Fourth Floor
New York, NY 10036
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
ANSI E1.21—2006 Entertainment Technology: Temporary Ground Supported Overhead Structures
Used to Cover the Stage Areas and Support Equipment in the Production of
Outdoor Entertainment Events
3105.1
ANSI Z21.69/ CSA 6.16—09 Connectors for Movable Gas Appliances 609.4

API American Petroleum Institute
1220 L Street, Northwest
Washington, DC 20005
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
Spec 12P—3rdEdition (Reaffirmed 2008) Specification for Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic Tanks 5704.2.13.1.5
RP 651 3rdEdition (2007) Cathodic Protection of Aboveground Petroleum Storage Tanks 5706.7
Std 653—4thEdition
(2009)
Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration and Reconstruction 5706.7, 5706.7.1
RP 752—3rdEdition
(2009)
Management of Hazards Associated with Location of Process Plant
Buildings, CMA Managers Guide
5706.7
RP 1604—3rdEdition
(1996 R2010)
Closure of Underground Petroleum Storage Tanks 5704.2.13
RP 1615—(1996)
6thEdition (2011)
Installation of Underground-petroleum Storage Systems 5704.2.13.1.5, 5706.7
Std 2000—6thEdition
(2009)
Venting Atmosphere and Low-pressure Storage Tanks:
Nonrefrigerated and Refrigerated
5704.2.7.3.2
RP 2001—9thEdition
(2012)
Fire Protection in Refineries, 8th Edition 5706.7
RP 2003—
7thEdition(2008)
Protection Against Ignitions Arising out of Static, Lightning and Stray Currents 5706.7
Publ 2009 7thEdition—
(2002, R2012)
Safe Welding and Cutting Practices in Refineries, Gas Plants and Petrochemical Plants 5706.7
Std 20151—6thEdition
2001 (R2006)
Safe Entry and Clearing of Petroleum Storage Tanks 5706.7, 5706.7.2
RP 2023 3rdEdition—
(2001, R2006)
Guide for Safe Storage and Handling of Heated Petroleum-derived Asphalt Products and Crude-oil Residue 5706.7, 5706.7.3
Publ 2028 3rdEdition—
(2002, R2012)
Flame Arrestors in Piping Systems 5704.2.7.3.2
Publ 2201 5thEdition—
(2003, R2010)
Procedures for Welding or Hot Tapping on Equipment in Service 5706.7
RP 2350 4thEdition—
(2012)
Overfill Protection for Storage Tanks in Petroleum Facilities, 3rd Edition 5704.2.7.5.8, 5706.4.6, 5706.7

ASCE/SEI American Society of Civil Engineers
Structural Engineering Institute
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
ASCE/SEI 24—13 Flood Resistant Design and Construction 604.1.7

ASHRAE American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.
1791 Tullie Circle, NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
15—2013 Safety Standard for Refrigeration Systems 606.12.1

ASME The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Two Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016-5990
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
A13.1—2007 Scheme for the Identification of Piping Systems 3509.3, 5003.2.2.1, 5303.4.3, 5503.4.5, 5703.5.2
ASME A17.1/CS
B44—2013
Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators 508.1.6, 607.1, 907.3.3, 1009.4
A17.3—2008 Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators 1103.3.1, 1103.3.2
B16.18—2012 Cast Copper-Alloy Solder Joint Pressure Fittings 909.13.1
B16.22—2001 (R2010) Wrought Copper and Copper-Alloy Solder-joint Pressure Fittings .909.13.1
B31.1—2012 Power Piping 5003.2.2, Table 5703.6.2
B31.3—2012 Process Piping 5003.2.2.2, Table 5703.6.2
B31.4—2012 Pipeline Transportation Systems for Liquid Hydrocarbons and Other Liquids Table 5703.6.2
B31.9—B31.9 Building Services Piping Table 5703.6.2, 5703.6.3, 5703.6.11
BPVC—2010/2011 addenda ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code
(Sections I, II, IV, V & VI, VIII)
5003.2.1, 5303.2, 5303.3.2, 5503.2.6, 5503.4.3,
5503.7, 5704.2.13.1.5, 5806.3.1, 5806.4.1, 5806.4.8

ASSE American Society of Safety Engineers
1800 East Oakton Street
Des Plaines, IL 60018
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
ANSI/ASSE Z359.1-2007 Safety Requirements for Personal Fall Arrest Systems, Subsystems and Components, Part of the Fall Protection Code 1015.6, 1015.7

ASTM ASTM International
100 Barr Harbor Drive
West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
B 42—10 Specification for Seamless Copper Pipe, Standard Sizes 909.13.1
B 43—09 Specification for Seamless Red Brass Pipe, Standard Sizes 909.13.1
B 68—11 Specification for Seamless Copper Tube, Bright Annealed 909.13.1
B 88—09 Specification for Seamless Copper Water Tube 909.13.1
B 251—10 Specification for General Requirements for Wrought Seamless Copper and Copper-alloy Tube 909.13.1
B 280—08 Specification for Seamless Copper Tube for Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Field Service 909.13.1
D 56—05(2010) Test Method for Flash Point by Tag Closed Tester 202
D 86—2012 Test Method for Distillation of Petroleum Products at Atmospheric Pressure 202
D 92—12b Test Method for Flash and Fire Points by Cleveland Open Cup 202, 2401.2, 5104.1.1, 5701.2
D 93—12 Test Method for Flash Point by Pensky-Martens Closed Up Tester 202
D 323—08 Test Method for Vapor Pressure of Petroleum Products (Reid Method) 202
D 2859—06(2011) Standard Test Method for Ignition Characteristics of Finished Textile Floor Covering Materials 804.3.3.1, 804.3.3.2
D 3278—96(2011) Test Methods for Flash Point of Liquids by Small Scale Closed-cup Apparatus 202
E 84—2013A Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials 202, 803.1, 803.1.1, 803.1.2, 803.5.1, 803.5.2, 803.6, 803.7, 803.10, 804.1, 804.1.1, 804.2.4
E 108—2011 Test Methods for Fire Tests of Roof Coverings 317.3
E 681‒2009 Test Method for Concentration Limits of Flammability of Chemicals (Vapors and Gases) 202
E 1354‒2013 Standard Test Method for Heat and Visible Smoke Release Rates
for Materials and Products Using an Oxygen Consumption Calorimeter
304.3.2, 304.3.4, 318.1, 808.1, 808.2, 2310.5.3, 3304.2.3, 3603.4
E 1529‒13 Test Method for Determining Effects of Large Hydrocarbon Pool Fires on Structural Members and Assemblies 5704.2.9.2.3
E 1537‒13 Test Method for Fire Testing of Upholstered Furniture 805.1.1.2, 805.2.1.2, 805.3.1.2, 805.4.1.2
E 1590‒13 Test Method for Fire Testing of Mattresses 805.1.2.2, 805.2.2.2, 805.3.2.2.1, 805.4.2.2
E 1966‒2012A Test Method for Fire-resistant Joint Systems 202
E 2072‒10 Standard Specification for Pholuminescent (Phosphorescent) Safety Markings
1025.4
E 2404‒2013E1 Standard Practice for Specimen Preparation and Mounting of Textile,
Paper or Vinyl Wall or Ceiling Coverings to
Assess Surface Burning Characteristics
803.5.2, 803.6, 803.7
E 2573‒12 Standard Practice for Specimen Preparation and Mounting of
Site-fabricated Stretch Systems to Assess Surface Burning Characteristics
803.10
F 1085‒10 Standard Specification for Mattress and Box Springs for Use in Berths in Marine Vessels 5706.7, 5706.7.2
F 2006‒10 Standard/Safety Specification for Window Fall Prevention Devices for Non-Emergency Escape (Egress) and Rescue (Ingress) Windows 1015.8
F 2090‒10 Specification for Window Fall Prevention Devices with Emergency Escape (Egress) Release Mechanisms 1015.8, 1015.8.1
F 2200‒13 Standard Specification for Automated Vehicular Gate Construction .503.5, 503.6

BHMA Builders Hardware Manufacturers’ Association
355 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor New York, NY 10017
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
A156.10‒2011 American National Standard for Power-operated Pedestrian Doors 1010.1.4.2
A156.19‒2013 American National Standard for Power Assist and Low-energy Power-operated Doors 1010.1.4.2
A156.27‒2011 Power and Manual Operated Revolving Pedestrian Doors 1010.1.4.1, 1010.1.4.3.1

CA State of California Department of Consumer Affairs
Bureau of Electronics and Appliance Repair, Home Furnishings and Thermal Insulation
4244 South Market Court, Suite D
Sacramento, CA 95834-1243
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
California
Technical Bulletin
129‒1992
Flammability Test Procedure for Mattresses for Use in Public Buildings 805.1.1.2, 805.2.2.2,
805.3.2.2.1, 805.4.2.2
California
Technical Bulletin
133‒1991
Flammability Test Procedure for Seating Furniture for Use in Public Occupancies 805.1.1.2, 805.2.1.2, 805.4.1.2

CGA Compressed Gas Association
14501 George Carter Way, Suite 103
Chantilly, VA 20151
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
C-7‒(2011) Guide to the Preparation of Precautionary Labeling and Marking of Compressed Gas Containers 5303.4.2, 5503.4.2
G-13‒(2006)
B44—2013
Storage and Handling of Silane and Silane Mixtures
(an American National Standard)
6404.1, 6404.2, 6405.3
P-1‒(2000) Safe Handling of Compressed Gases in Containers 5305.7
ANSI/P-18‒(2006) Standard for Bulk Inert Gas Systems 5501.1
S-1.1‒(2011) Relief Device Standards‒Part 1‒Cylinders for Compressed Gases 5303.3.2, 5503.2
S-1.2‒(2005) Pressure Relief Device Standards‒Part 2‒Cargo and
Portable Tanks for Compressed Gases
5303.3.2, 5503.2
S-1.3‒(2008) Pressure Relief Device Standards‒Part 3‒Stationary Storage Containers for Compressed Gases 5303.3.2, 5503.2
V-1‒(2005) Standard for Gas Cylinder Valve Outlet and Inlet Connections 3505.2.1

CGR Coast Guard Regulations
c/o Superintendent of Documents
U.S. Government Printing Office
Washington, DC 20402-9325
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
46 CFR Parts 30, 32,
35 & 39‒1999
Shipping 5706.8

CPSC Consumer Product Safety Commission
4330 East West Highway
Bethesda, MD 20814
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
16 CFR Part
1500.41‒2009
Method for Testing Primary Irritant Substances 202
16 CFR Part
1500.42‒2009
Test for Eye Irritants 202
16 CFR Part
1500.44‒2009
Method for Testing Extremely Flammable and Flammable Solids 202
16 CFR Part
1500‒2009
Hazardous Substances and Articles; Administration and Enforcement Regulations 202, 5601.1.3
16 CFR
Part 1507‒2002
Fireworks Devices 5601.1.3
16 CFR Part 1630‒2007 Standard for the Surface Flammability of Carpets and Rugs 804.3.3.1, 804.3.3.2

DOC U.S. Department of Commerce
1401 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20230
Washington, DC 20402-9325
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
16 CFR Part 1632‒2009 Standard for the Flammability of Mattress
and Mattress Pads (FF 4-72, Amended)
805.1.2.1, 805.2.2.1, 805.3.2.1, 805.4.2.1

DOL U.S. Department of Labor
c/o Superintendent of Documents
U.S. Government Printing Office
Washington, DC 20402-9325
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
29 CFR Part
1910.1000‒2009
Air Contaminants 202, 2104.2.1
29 CFR Part
1910.1200‒2009
Hazard Communication 202, 5603.6

DOTn U.S. Department of Transportation
Office of Hazardous Material Safety
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
East Building, 2nd Floor
Washington, DC 20590
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
33 CFR Part 154‒1998 Facilities Transferring Oil or Hazardous Material in Bulk 5706.8
33 CFR Part 155‒1998 Oil or Hazardous Material Pollution Prevention Regulations for Vessels 5706.8
33 CFR Part 156 ‒1998 Oil and Hazardous Material Transfer Operations . 5706.8
49 CFR Parts 100-185‒
2005
Hazardous Materials Regulations 202, 3505.4, 5303.2, 5503.4.3, 5503.7, 5601.1, 5601.1.3, 5601.3, 5706.5.1.15
49 CFR
Part 172‒2009
Hazardous Materials Tables, Special Provisions, Hazardous Materials Communications,
Emergency Response Information and Training Requirements
5604.6.5.2
49 CFR
Part 173‒2009
Shippers‒General Requirements for Shipments and Packagings 5104.1.1, 5606.3
49 CFR Part
173.137‒2009
Shippers‒General Requirements for Shipments and
Packagings: Class 8‒Assignment of Packing Group
202

DOTy U.S. Department of Treasury
c/o Superintendent of Documents
U.S. Government Printing Office
Washington, DC 20402-9325
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
27 CFR Part 55‒1998 Commerce in Explosives, as amended through April 1, 1998 202, 5604.6.5.2

EN European Committee for Standardization (EN)
Central Secretariat
Rue de Stassart 36
B-10 50 Brussels
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
European Standard
EN 1081
1998 Resilient Floor Coverings‒Determination of the Electrical Resistance 2309.5.1.1

FCC Federal Communications Commission
Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB)
445 12th Street, SW
Washington, DC 20554
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
47 CFR Part 90.219‒2007 Private Land Mobile Radio Services‒Use of Signal Boosters 510.5.4

FM Factory Mutual Global Research
Standards Laboratories Department
1301 Atwood Avenue, P.O. Box 7500
Johnston, RI 02919
Washington, DC 20554
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
4430‒12 Approval Standard for Heat and Smoke Vents 910.3.1
ANSI/FM 4996‒13 Approval Standard for Classification of Pallets and Other
Material Handling Products as Equivalent to Wood Pallets
3206.4.1.1

ICC International Code Council, Inc.
500 New Jersey Avenue, NW
6th Floor
Washington, DC 20001
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
ICC A117.1‒09 Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities 907.5.2.3.3, 1009.9, 1009.11, 1010.14.9.7, 1012.1, 1012.6.5, 1012.10, 1013.4, 1023.9
ICC 300‒12 Standard on Bleachers, Folding and Telescopic Seating and Grandstands 1029.1.1, 1029.16
IBC‒15 International Building Code® 102.3, 102.4, 201.3, 202, 304.1.3, 306.1, 311.1.1, 311.3, 313.1, 317.1, 403.8.2, 403.11.4, 404.2.1, 504.1, 508.1, 508.1.2, 603.2, 603.5.2, 603.6.1, 603.8, 604.1.2, 604.1.7, 604.2.2, 604.2.6, 604.2.7, 604.2.9, 604.2.13, 604.2.16, 605.11, 607.3, 607.4, 607.5, 607.6, 608.4, 608.8, 701.1, 704.1, 801.1, 803.1, Table 803.3, 803.7.2, 803.8.1, 803.8.2, 807.3, 807.5.1.2, 808.1, 808.2, 901.4.1, 901.4.2, 901.4.3, 901.8.2, 903.2, 903.2.5.2, 903.2.8.3.2, 903.2.9.1, 903.2.10, 903.3.1.1.1, 903.3.1.2, 903.3.2, 904.13, 907.1.1, 907.2.1, 907.2.1.9, 907.2.6.2, 907.2.6.3.3, 907.2.7, 907.2.13, 907.2.18, 907.2.21, 907.5.2.1, 907.5.2.2.4, 907.6.6, 909.1, 909.2, 909.3, 909.4.3, 909.5, 909.5.3, 909.5.3.1, 909.5.3.2, 909.6.3, 909.10.5, 909.11.1, 909.18.8, 909.21.1, 910.4.5, Table 911.1, 911.2, 914.1, 914.2.1, 914.3.1, 914.3.2, 914.4.1, 914.5.3, Table 914.8.3, 914.8.3.2, 914.10, 915.1.6, 1003.2, 1003.5, Table 1004.1.2, 1004.4, 1005.7.2, 1006.2.1, 1009.2, 1009.4, 1009.5, 1009.6.4, 1010.1.4.1, 1010.1.4.3, 1010.1.5, 1010.1.7, 1010.1.9.1, 1010.1.9.11, 1011.10, 1011.11, 1011.12.2, 1012.6.3, 1012.6.4, 1014.1, 1015.2, 1015.2.1, 1016.2, 1018.3, 1018.5, 1019.3, 1019.4,1020.1, Table 1020.1, 1021.4, 1023.2, 1023.3.1, 1023.4, 1023.5, 1023.6, 1023.7, 1023.11.1, 1023.11.2, 1024.3, 1024.4, 1024.5, 1024.6, 1024.7, 1026.2, 1026.3, 1027.5, 1028.1.6, 1029.1.1.1, 1101.2, 1101.3, 1103.1, 1103.3.2, 1103.4.1, 1103.4.8, 1103.4.9.1, 1103.4.9.2.1, 1103.4.9.2.2, 1103.4.9.4, 1103.4.9.5, 1103.4.10, 1104.5, 1104.17, 1104.17.1, Table 1104.17.2, 1105.3.1, 1105.3.3.1, 1105.3.3.2, 1105.4.7, 1105.6.2, 1105.6.3, 1105.6.4, 1105.6.5, 1105.6.6, 1105.6.7, 1105.7, 2004.6, 2006.17, 2007.1, 2007.4, 2103.3, 2107.1, 2301.1, 2301.4, 2303.1, 2307.4, 2308.3, 2308.3.1, 2308.3.1.2, 2309.3.1.5.1, 2309.3.2, 2309.6.1.2.3, 2310.1, 2311.1, 2311.3.1, 2311.4.1, 2404.2, 2404.3.1, 2404.3.2.6, 2404.3.3, 2405.2, 2701.1, 2701.4, 2703.2.2, 2703.3.1, 2703.3.2, 2703.3.3, 2703.3.4, 2703.3.8, 2703.14, 2703.14.1, 2703.14.2, 2703.15.1, 2704.3.1, 2705.2.3.2, 2705.3.1, 2705.3.2.1, 2705.3.3, 2803.1, 2905.1, 2909.2, 2909.4, 2909.6, 3101.1, 3103.1, 3103.8.2, 3103.8.4, 3103.9.1, 3104.1, 3105.5, 3314.1, 3403.1, 3704.3, 3704.4, 3704.5, 5003.2.2.2, 5003.2.8, 5003.8.1, Table 5003.8.2, 5003.8.3.1, 5003.8.4.1, 5003.9.9, 5004.13, 5005.2, 5005.3.9, 5101.1, 5303.16.1, 5303.16.2, 5306.2, 5306.2.1, 5503.1.2, 5503.5.2, 5504.2.1.2, 5504.2.2.2, 5505.4.1, 5604.2, Table 5604.5.2(3), 5605.5, 5701.3, 5704.2.7.7, 5704.2.8.1, 5704.2.8.2, 5704.2.9.3, 5704.2.9.4, 5704.3.3.5, 5704.3.7.1, 5704.3.8, 5705.3.4, 5705.3.5.3, 5705.3.7.1, 5705.3.7.2, 5705.3.7.3, 5705.3.7.4, 5705.3.7.5.1, 5706.2.3, 5706.4.1, 5803.1.1, 5806.4.3, 5808.1, 5808.3, 5808.3.2, 5906.2.2, 5906.2.3, 5906.4.2, 6003.1.4.2, 6005.3.1, 6109.11.2, 6204.1.2, 6306.4, 6404.1.4, 6604.1
IEBC‒15 International Existing Building Code® 1011.5.2, 1103.1
IFGC‒15 International Fuel Gas Code® 201.3, 603.1, 603.1.2, 603.5.2, 603.8, 2301.1, 2301.6, 2309.3.1.2, 2309.3.1.5, 2504.5, 3001.1, 3003.1, 3004.1, 3004.2, 3104.15.1, 3104.15.2, 3104.16.1, 3303.1, 3303.3, 3306.2.1, Table 5003.1.1(1), 5301.1, 5801.1, 5803.1.4, 6103.1, 6103.2.1.7, 6103.3
IMC‒15 International Mechanical Code® 201.3, 202, 308.3, 603.1, 603.1.2, 603.2, 603.3, 603.3.2.4, 603.5.2, 603.8, 606.1, 606.2, 606.3, 606.4, 606.7, 606.8, 606.9, 606.16, 608.6.1, 609.1, 903.2.11.4, 904.12, 907.3.1, 909.1, 909.10.2, 909.13.1, 910.4.7, 1006.2.2.3, 1011.16, 1020.5.1, 2104.2.1, 2105.3, 2301.1, 2301.6, 2309.3.1.2, 2309.3.2.3, 2311.3.1, 2311.4.3, 2311.7.1, 2404.7, 2404.7.2, 2504.5, 2703.2.2, 2703.10.4, 2703.14, 2803.2, 2803.3, 3001.1, 3003.1, 3004.2, 3104.15.1, 3104.15.2, 3303.1, 3703.5, Table 5003.1.1(1), 5003.8.4.2, 5003.8.5.2, 5003.8.6.2, 5004.3.1, 5303.7.6, 5303.16.9, 5305.5, 5306.2.2, 5307.5.1, 5504.2.1.3, 5504.2.2.3, 5505.4.1.1, 5701.3, 5703.6.1, 5704.2.8.9, 5705.3.7.5.1, 5706.2, 5706.4.4, 6003.1.3, 6003.2.3.2, 6004.2.2.7, 6005.3.1, 6005.3.2, 6103.2.1.7
IPC‒15 International Plumbing Code® 201.3, 903.3.5, 904.11.1.3, 912.6, 2311.2.3, 5004.2.2.6
IPMC‒15 International Property Maintenance Code® 311.1.1
IRC‒15 International Residential Code® 102.5, 202, 605.11, 605.11.1.2, 1001.1
IWUIC‒15 International Wildland-Urban Interface Code® 304.1.2

IIAR International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration
1001 N. Fairfax Street, Suite 503
Alexandria, VA 22314
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
IIAR-2‒2014 Equipment, Design and Installation of Closed-Circuit Ammonia Mechanical Refrigerating Systems 606.12.1.1
IIAR-7‒2013 Developing Operating Procedures for Closed-Circuit Ammonia
Mechanical Refrigerating Systems
606.12.1.1

IKECA International Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning Association
100 North 20th Street, Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
C10‒2011
ANSI/IKECA
Standard for Cleaning of Commercial Kitchen Exhaust Systems 609.3.3.2

ISO International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
ISO Central Secretariat
1 ch, de la Voie-Creuse, Case postale 56
CH-1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
ISO 8115‒86 Cotton Bales‒Dimensions and Density Table 2704.2.2.1, Table 5003.1.1(1)

NEMA National Electrical Manufacturer’s Association
1300 N. 17th Street, Suite 1752
Rosslyn, VA 22209
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
250‒2003 Enclosures for Electrical Equipment (1,000 Volt Maximum) 6005.2

NFPA National Fire Protection Association
1 Batterymarch Park
Quincy, MA 02169-7471
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
02‒11 Hydrogen Technologies Code 2309.3.1.1, 2309.3.1.2, 5301.1, 5307.3, 5801.1
10‒13 Standard for Portable Fire Extinguishers Table 901.6.1, 906.2, 906.3, Table 906.3(1),
Table 906.3(2), 906.3.2, 906.3.4, 3006.3, I101.1
11‒10 Standard for Low-, Medium- and High-expansion Foam 904.7, 5704.2.9.2.2
12‒11 Standard on Carbon Dioxide Extinguishing Systems Table 901.6.1, 904.8, 904.12
12A‒09 Standard on Halon 1301 Fire Extinguishing Systems Table 901.6.1, 904.9
13‒13 Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems 903.3.1.1, 903.3.2, 903.3.8.2
903.3.8.5, 904.12, 905.3.4, 907.6.4, 914.3.2,
1019.3, 1103.4.8, 3201.1, 3204.2, Table 3206.2,
3206.4.1, 3206.9, 3207.2, 3207.2.1, 3208.2.2, 3208.2.2.1,
3208.4, 3210.1, 3401.1, 5104.1, 5104.1.1, 5106.5.7,
5704.3.3.9, Table 5704.3.6.3(7),
5704.3.7.5.1, 5704.3.8.4
13D‒13 Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and
Two-family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes
903.3.1.3
13R‒13 Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in
Low Rise Residential Occupancies
903.3.1.2, 903.3.5.2, 903.4
14‒13 Standard for the Installation of Standpipe and
Hose Systems
905.2, 905.3.4, 905.4.2, 905.6.2, 905.8
15‒12 Standard for Water Spray Fixed Systems for Fire Protection 5704.2.9.2.3
16‒15 Standard for the Installation of Foam-water Sprinkler and Foam-water Spray Systems 904.7, 904.12
17‒13 Standard for Dry Chemical Extinguishing Systems Table 901.6.1, 904.6, 904.12
17A‒13 Standard for Wet Chemical Extinguishing Systems Table 901.6.1, 904.5, 904.12
20‒13 Standard for the Installation of Stationary Pumps for Fire Protection 913.1, 913.2, 913.5.1
22‒13 Standard for Water Tanks for Private Fire Protection 507.2.2
24‒13 Standard for Installation of Private Fire Service Mains and Their Appurtenances 507.2.1, 2809.5
25‒14 Standard for the Inspection, Testing and Maintenance of
Water-based Fire Protection Systems
507.5.3, Table 901.6.1, 904.7.1, 912.7, 913.5
30‒12 Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code 610.1, 5701.2, 5703.6.2, 5703.6.2.1,
5704.2.7, 5704.2.7.1, 5704.2.7.2, 5704.2.7.3.2, 5704.2.7.4,
5704.2.7.6, 5704.2.7.7, 5704.2.7.8, 5704.2.7.9, 5704.2.9.3,
5704.2.9.4, 5704.2.9.6.1.1, 5704.2.9.6.1.2, 5704.2.9.6.1.3,
5704.2.9.6.1.4, 5704.2.9.6.1.5, 5704.2.9.6.2, 5704.2.9.7.3,
5704.2.10.2, 5704.2.11.3, 5704.2.11.4.2, 5704.2.12.1, 5704.3.1,
5704.3.6, Table 5704.3.6.3(1), Table 5704.3.6.3(2),
Table 5704.3.6.3(3), 5704.3.7.2.3,
5704.3.8.4, 5706.8.3
30A‒15 Code for Motor Fuel-dispensing Facilities and Repair Garages  2301.4, 2301.5, 2301.6,
2306.6.3, 2310.1
30B‒15 Code for the Manufacture and Storage of Aerosol Products 5101.1, 5103.1, 5104.1, Table 5104.3.1,
Table 5104.3.2, Table 5104.3.2.2, 5104.4.1, 5104.5.2,
5104.6, 5106.2.3 5106.3.2, Table 5106.4,5106.5.1, 5106.5.6, 5107.1
31‒11 Standard for the Installation of Oil-burning Equipment 603.1.7, 603.3.1, 603.3.3
32‒11 Standard for Dry Cleaning Plants 2107.1, 2107.3
33‒15 Standard for Spray Application Using Flammable or Combustible Materials 2404.3.2
34‒15 Standard for Dipping, Coating and Printing Processes Using Flammable or
Combustible Liquids
2405.3, 2405.4.1.1
35‒11 Standard for the Manufacture of Organic Coatings 2901.3, 2905.4
40‒11 Standard for the Storage and Handling of Cellulose Nitrate Film 306.2
51‒13 Standard for the Design and Installation of Oxygen-fuel Gas
Systems for Welding, Cutting and Allied Processes
3501.5, 3507.1, 3509.1
51A‒12 Standard for Acetylene Cylinder Charging Plants 3508.1
52‒13 Vehicular Gaseous Fuel System Code 5301.1
55‒13 Compressed Gases and Cryogenic Fluids Code 2309.2.1, 5301.1, 5307.3, 5501.1, 5801.1, 6301.1
56‒12 Standard for Fire and Explosion Prevention during Cleaning and
Purging of Flammable Gas Piping Systems
3306.2.1
58‒14 Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code 603.4.2.1.1, 6101.1, 6103.1, 6103.2.1, 6103.2.1.2,
6103.2.1.7, 6103.2.2, 6104.1, 6104.3.2, 6104.4, 6105.2, 6106.2,
6106.3, 6107.2, 6107.4, 6108.1, 6108.2, 6109.11.2, 6111.3
59A‒13 Standard for the Production, Storage and Handling of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) 5301.1, 5501.1
61‒13 Standard for the Prevention of Fires and Dust Explosions in
Agricultural and Food Processing Facilities
Table 2204.1
69‒14 SStandard on Explosion Prevention Systems 911.1, 911.3, Table 2204.1
70‒14 NNational Electrical Code 603.1.3, 603.1.7, 603.5.2,
604.1.2, 605.3, 605.4, 605.9, 605.11, 606.16,
610.6, 610.7, 904.3.1, 907.6.1, 909.12.2, 909.16.3,
910.4.6, 2006.3.4, 2104.2.3, 2108.2, Table 2204.1, 2301.5,
2305.4, 2308.8.1.2.4, 2309.2.3, 2309.6.1.2.4, 2311.3.1, 2403.2.1,
2403.2.1.1, 2403.2.1.4, 2403.2.5, 2404.6.1.2.2, 2404.9.4, 2504.5,
2603.2.1, 2606.4, 2703.7.1, 2703.7.2, 2703.7.3, 2803.4, 2904.1,
3103.12.6.1, 3104.15.7, 3304.7, 3506.4, 5003.7.3, 5003.8.7.1,
5003.9.4, 5303.7.6, 5303.8, 5303.16.11, 5303.16.14, 5503.6, 5503.6.2,
5703.1, Table 5703.1.1, 5703.1.3, 5704.2.8.12, 5704.2.8.17, 5706.2.8,
5803.1.5, 5803.1.5.1, 5807.1.10, 5906.5.5,
5906.5.6, 6109.15.1
72‒13 National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code 508.1.6, 604.2.4, Table 901.6.1,
903.4.1, 904.3.5, 907.2, 907.2.6, 907.2.9.3,
907.2.11, 907.2.13.2, 907.3, 907.3.3, 907.3.4,
907.5.2.1.2, 907.5.2.2, 907.5.2.2.5, 907.6, 907.6.1,
907.6.2, 907.6.6, 907.7, 907.7.1, 907.7.2, 907.8,
907.8.2, 907.8.5, 1103.3.2
80‒13 Standard for Fire Doors and Other Opening Protectives 703.1.3, 1010.1.4.3
85‒15 Boiler and Combustion System Hazards Code Table 2204.1
86‒15 Standard for Ovens and Furnaces 3001.1
92‒15 Standard for Smoke Control Systems 909.7, 909.8
99‒15 Health Care Facilities Code 611.1, 1105.5.2, 1105.10.1, 1105.10.2, 5306.4, 5306.5
101‒15 Life Safety Code 1029.6.2
105‒13 Standard for Smoke Door Assemblies and Other Opening Protectives 703.1.2
110‒13 Standard for Emergency and Standby Power Systems 6604.1.2, 604.4, 604.5, 913.5.2, 913.5.3
111‒13 Standard on Stored Electrical Energy Emergency and Standby Power Systems 604.1.2, 604.4, 604.5
120‒15 Standard for Fire Prevention and Control in Coal Mines Table 2204.1
160‒11 Standard for the Use of Flame Effects Before an Audience 308.3.2
170‒15 Standard for Fire Safety and Emergency Symbols 1025.2.6.1
204‒15 Standard for Smoke and Heat Venting Table901.6.1, 910.5.1
211‒13 Standard for Chimneys, Fireplaces, Vents and Solid Fuel-burning Appliances 603.2
241‒13 Standard for Safeguarding Construction, Alteration and Demolition Operations 3301.1
253‒15 Standard Method of Test for Critical Radiant Flux of Floor
Covering Systems Using a Radiant Heat Energy Source
804.3.1, 804.3.2, 804.4
260‒13 Methods of Tests and Classification System for
Cigarette Ignition Resistance of Components of Upholstered Furniture
805.1.1.1, 805.2.1.1,
805.3.1.1, 805.4.1.1
261‒13 Standard Method of Test for Determining Resistance of Mock-up Upholstered
Furniture Material Assemblies to Ignition by Smoldering Cigarettes
805.2.1.1,
805.3.1.1, 805.4.1.1
265‒11 Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Evaluating Room Fire Growth Contribution
of Textile Wall Coverings in Full Height Panels and Walls
803.5.1, 803.5.1.1, 803.5.1.2,
803.5.2, 803.6
286‒15 Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Evaluating Contribution of
Wall and Ceiling Interior Finish to Room Fire Growth
803.1, 803.1.2,
803.1.2.1, 803.5.1, 803.5.2, 803.6, 803.7
289‒13 Standard Method of Fire Test for Individual Fuel Packages 806.2, 807.4, 807.5.1.1, 808.3
303‒11 Fire Protection Standard for Marinas and Boatyards  905.3.7, 3603.5, 3603.6, 3604.2
318‒15 Standard for the Protection of Semiconductor Fabrication Facilities  2703.16
326‒10 Standard for the Safeguarding of Tanks and Containers for Entry, Cleaning, or Repair 3510.1
385‒12 Standard for Tank Vehicles for Flammable and Combustible Liquids 5706.5.4.5, 5706.6, 5706.6.1
400‒13 Hazardous Materials Code 5601.1.5, 6304.1.2, Table 6304.1.5(1), Table 6304.1.5(2)
407‒12 Standard for Aircraft Fuel Servicing 2006.2, 2006.3
409‒11 Standard for Aircraft Hangars 914.8.3, Table 914.8.3, 914.8.3.1, 914.8.6
410‒10 Standard on Aircraft Maintenance  2004.7
484‒15 Standard for Combustible Metals Table 2204.1
495‒13 Explosive Materials Code 202, 911.1, 911.4, 5601.1.1, 5601.1.5, 5604.2,
5604.6.2, 5604.6.3, 5604.7.1, 5605.1, 5606.1, 5606.5.2.1,
5606.5.2.3, 5607.1, 5607.9, 5607.11, 5607.15
498‒13 Standard for Safe Havens and Interchange Lots for Vehicles Transporting Explosives 5601.1.2
505‒13 Fire Safety Standard for Powered Industrial Trucks, Including Type Designations,
Areas of Use, Maintenance and Operation
5003.7.3
654‒13 Standard for Prevention of Fire and Dust Explosions from the Manufacturing,
Processing and Handling of Combustible Particulate Solids
Table 2204.1
655‒12 Standard for the Prevention of Sulfur Fires and Explosions Table 2204.1
664‒12 Standard for the Prevention of Fires and Explosions in Wood Processing and
Woodworking Facilities
 Table 2204.1, 2805.3
701‒10 Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Flame-propagation of Textiles and Films 806.2, 807.4,
807.5.1.2, 2603.5, 3104.2
703‒15 Standard for Fire Retardant-Wood and Fire-Retardant Coatings for Building Materials 803.4
704‒12 Standard System for Identification of the Hazards of
Materials for Emergency Response
606.7, 202, 3104.2, 5003.2.2.1, 5003.2.2.2,
5003.5, 5003.10.2, 5005.1.10, 5005.2.1.1,
5005.4.4, 5503.4.1, 5704.2.3.2
720‒15 Standard for the Installation of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Detection and
Warning Equipment
915.5.1, 915.5.2, 915.6
750‒14 Standard on Water Mist Fire Protection Systems 202, Table 901.6.1, 904.11.1.1
914‒10 Code for Fire Protection of Historic Structures  1103.1.1
1122‒13 Code for Model Rocketry  5601.1.4
1123‒14 Code for Fireworks Display 202, 5604.2, 5608.1, 5608.2.2, 5608.5, 5608.6
1124‒06 Code for the Manufacture, Transportation, Storage and
Retail Sales of Fireworks and Pyrotechnic Articles
202, 5601.1.3, 5604.2,
5605.1, 5605.3, 5605.4, 5605.5, 5609.1
1125‒12 Code for the Manufacture of Model Rocket and High Power Rocket Motors 5601.1.4
1126‒11 Standard for the Use of Pyrotechnics Before a
Proximate Audience
5604.2, 5605.1, 5608.1, 5608.2.2, 5608.4, 5608.5
1127‒13 Code for High Power Rocketry 5601.1.4
1142-12 Standard on Water Supplies for Suburban and Rural Fire Fighting 507.2
2001‒15 Standard on Clean Agent Fire Extinguishing Systems Table 901.6.1, 904.10

UL Underwriters Laboratories LLC
333 Pfingsten Road
Northbrook, IL 60062
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
10C‒09 Positive Pressure Fire Tests of Door Assemblies 1010.1.10.1
30‒95 Metal Safety Cans‒with revisions through July 2009 5003.9.10, 5005.1.10, 5705.2.4
58‒96 Steel Underground Tanks for Flammable and
Combustible Liquids‒with revisions through July 1998
5704.2.13.1.5
80‒07 Steel Tanks for Oil-Burner Fuels and Other Combustible Liquids‒
with revisions Through August 2009
610.2
87A‒12 Outline of Investigation for Power-Operated Dispensing Devices for Gasoline and
Gasoline/Ethanol Blends with Nominal Ethanol Concentrations up to 85 Percent
2306.8.1
142‒06 Steel Aboveground Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids‒with revisions
through February 12, 2010
610.2, 2306.2.3
199E‒04 Outline of Investigation for Fire Testing of Sprinklers and Water Spray Nozzles
for Protection of Deep Fat Fryers
904.12.4.1
217‒06 Single and Multiple Station Smoke Alarms‒with revisions through April 2012 907.2.11, 915.4.3
268‒09 Smoke Detectors for Fire Alarm Systems 907.2.6.2, 907.2.11.7, 915.5.3
294‒1999 Access Control System Units‒with revisions through September 2010 1010.1.9.6, 1010.1.9.8, 1010.1.9.9
300‒05(R2010) Fire Testing of Fire Extinguishing Systems for Protection of Commercial Cooking Equipment‒
with revisions through July 16, 2010
904.12
300A‒06 Outline of Investigation for Extinguishing System Units for
Residential Range Top Cooking Surfaces
904.13
305‒2012 Panic Hardware 1010.1.10.1
325‒02 Door, Drapery, Gate, Louver and Window Operators and Systems‒
with revisions through June 2013
 503.5, 503.6
499‒05 Standard for Electrical Heating Appliances‒with revisions through February 2013 610.6
710B‒2011 Recirculating Systems  609.2, 904.12
723‒08 Standard for Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials‒
with revisions through September 2010
202, 803.5.1, 803.5.2,
803.6, 803.7, 803.10, 804.1, 804.2.4
790‒04 Standard Test Methods for Fire Tests of Roof Coverings‒
with revisions through October 2008
317.2, 317.3
793‒08 Automatically Operated Roof Vents for Smoke and Heat‒
with revisions through September 2011
910.3.1
864‒03 Control Units and Accessories for Fire Alarm Systems‒
with revisions through August 2012
909.12, 2311.7.2.1.1, 5808.5.2, 6004.2.2.10.1
900‒04 Air Filter Units‒with revisions through February 2012 2404.7.8
924‒06 Standard for Safety Emergency Lighting and Power Equipment‒
with revisions through February 2011
1013.5, 3103.12.6.1
1037‒99 Antitheft Alarms and Devices‒with revisions through December 2009 506.1
1275‒05 Flammable Liquid Storage Cabinets‒with revisions through
February 2010
5003.8.7.1, 5704.3.2.1.1
1313‒93 Standard for Nonmetallic Safety Cans for Petroleum Products‒
with revisions through November 2012
5003.9.10
1315‒95 Standard for Safety for Metal Waste Paper Containers‒
with revisions through September 2012
808.1, 808.2
1316‒94 Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic Underground Storage Tanks for
Petroleum Products, Alcohols, and Alcohol-gasoline Mixtures‒
with revisions through May 2006
5704.2.13.1.5
1363‒07 Relocatable Power Taps‒with revisions through September 2012 605.4.1
1975‒06 Fire Tests for Foamed Plastics Used for Decorative Purpose 807.4.2.1, 808.3
1994‒04 Standard for Luminous Egress Path Marking Systems‒
with revisions through November 2010
1008.2.1, 1025.2.1, 1025.2.3, 1025.2.4, 1025.4
2017‒08 General-Purpose Signaling Devices and Systems‒
with revisions through May 2011
2311.7.2.1.1, 5808.5.2, 6004.2.2.10.1
2034‒08 Single and Multiple Station Carbon Monoxide Alarms‒
with revisions through February 2009
915.4.2, 915.4.3, 1103.9
2075‒2013 Standard for Gas and Vapor Detectors and Sensors 915.5.1, 915.5.3, 2311.7.2.1.1,
5808.5.2, 6004.2.2.10.1
2079‒04 Tests for Fire Resistance of Building Joint Systems‒
with revisions through December 2012
202
2085‒97 Protected Above-ground Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids‒
with revisions through September 2010
202, 2306.2.2, 2306.2.3,
5704.2.7.4, 5704.2.9.2.3, 5704.2.9.7.4, 5705.3.8.2
2196‒2001 Tests for Fire Resistive Cables‒with revisions through March 2012  604.3, 913.2.2
2200‒2012 Stationary Engine Generator Assemblies‒with revisions through June 2013 604.1.1
2208‒2010 Solvent Distillation Units‒with revisions through March 2011 5705.4.1
2245‒06 Below-grade Vaults for Flammable Liquid Storage Tanks 5704.2.8.1
2335‒10 Fire Tests of Storage Pallets‒with revisions through September 2012  3206.4.1.1, 3208.2.1
2360‒00 Test Methods for Determining the Combustibility Characteristics of
Plastics Used in Semi-Conductor Tool Construction‒
with revisions through May 2013
2703.10.1.2

USC United States Code
c/o Superintendent of Documents
U.S. Government Printing Office
Washington, DC 20402-9325
Standard
reference
number
Title Referenced
in code
section number
18 USC Part 1, Chapter 40 Importation, Manufacture, Distribution and Storage of Explosive Materials 202
21 USC Chapter 9 United States Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act 4002.1
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