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International Fire Code 2009 (IFC 2009)

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Chapter 46 Construction Requirements for Existing Buildings Reserved

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Section 4601 General

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4601.1 Scope

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4601.2 Intent

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4601.3 Permits

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4601.4 Owner Notification

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4601.4.1 Construction Documents

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4601.4.2 Completion of Work

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4601.4.3 Extension of Time

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Section 4602 Definitions

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4602.1 Definition

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Section 4603 Fire Safety Requirements for Existing Buildings

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4603.1 Required Construction

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4603.2 Elevator Operation

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4603.3 Vertical Openings

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4603.3.1 Group I Occupancies

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4603.3.2 Three to Five Stories

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4603.3.3 More Than Five Stories

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4603.3.4 Atriums and Covered Malls

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4603.3.5 Escalators in Group B and M Occupancies

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4603.3.6 Escalators Connecting Four or Fewer Stories

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4603.3.7 Escalators Connecting More Than Four Stories

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4603.4 Sprinkler Systems

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4603.4.1 Pyroxylin Plastics

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4603.4.2 Group I-2

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4603.5 Standpipes

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4603.6 Fire Alarm Systems

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4603.6.1 Group E

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4603.6.2 Group I-1

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4603.6.3 Group I-2

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4603.6.4 Group I-3

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4603.6.5 Group R-1

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4603.6.5.1 Group R-1 Hotel and Motel Manual Fire Alarm System

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4603.6.5.1.1 Group R-1 Hotel and Motel Automatic Smoke Detection System

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4603.6.5.2 Group R-1 Boarding and Rooming Houses Manual Fire Alarm System

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4603.6.5.2.1 Group R-1 Boarding and Rooming Houses Automatic Smoke Detection System

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4603.6.6 Group R-2

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4603.6.7 Group R-4

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4603.7 Single- And Multiple-Station Smoke Alarms

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4603.7.1 Where Required

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4603.7.2 Interconnection

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4603.7.3 Power Source

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Section 4604 Means of Egress for Existing Buildings

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4604.1 General

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4604.2 Elevators, Escalators and Moving Walks

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4604.3 Exit Sign Illumination

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4604.4 Power Source

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4604.5 Illumination Emergency Power

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4604.5.1 Emergency Power Duration and Installation

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4604.6 Guards

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4604.6.1 Height of Guards

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4604.6.2 Opening Limitations

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4604.7 Minimum Required Egress Width

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4604.8 Size of Doors

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4604.9 Opening Force for Doors

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4604.10 Revolving Doors

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4604.10.1 Egress Component

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4604.11 Stair Dimensions for Existing Stairs

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4604.11.1 Dimensions for Replacement Stairs

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4604.12 Winders

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4604.13 Circular Stairways

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4604.14 Stairway Handrails

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4604.14.1 Height

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4604.15 Slope of Ramps

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4604.16 Width of Ramps

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4604.17 Fire Escape Stairs

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4604.17.1 Existing Means of Egress

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4604.17.2 Protection of Openings

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4604.17.3 Dimensions

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4604.17.4 Access

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4604.17.5 Materials and Strength

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4604.17.6 Termination

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4604.17.7 Maintenance

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4604.18 Corridors

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4604.18.1 Corridor Openings

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4604.18.2 Dead Ends

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4604.18.3 Exit Access Travel Distance

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4604.18.4 Common Path of Egress Travel

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4604.19 Stairway Discharge Identification

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4604.20 Exterior Stairway Protection

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4604.21 Minimum Aisle Width

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4604.22 Stairway Floor Number Signs

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4604.23 Egress Path Markings

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Section 4605 Requirements for Outdoor Operations

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4605.1 Tire Storage Yards

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4605.1.1 Access to Piles

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4605.1.2 Location Within Piles

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