Code Development Update.

Code Development Update.

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The International Code Council is a member-focused association. It is dedicated to developing model codes and standards used in the design, build and compliance process to construct safe, sustainable, affordable and resilient structures.
Most U.S. communities and many global markets choose the International Codes.

The International Codes, or I-Codes, published by ICC, provide minimum safeguards for people at home, at school and in the workplace. The I-Codes are a complete set of comprehensive, coordinated building safety and fire prevention codes. Building codes benefit public safety and support the industry’s need for one set of codes without regional limitations.

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  • Code Development Update. ICC’s new cdpACCESS cloud-based system for code development performed well during the 2015 Group A Public Comments Hearings in Long Beach, Calif. But along with cdpACCESS is ICC’s old, onsite voting device technology which presented unexpected problems during the hearings despite extensive testing. To rectify the issue, it was decided to use the tried and true method of hand counts for voting. Read more.
    October 8, 2015
  • The International Accreditation Service (IAS) Seeks Interested Individuals to Serve on its Board of Directors. As an ICC subsidiary, IAS accredits companies and organizations including governmental entities, commercial businesses, and professional associations providing objective evidence that an organization operates at the highest level of ethical, legal and technical standards. The application deadline is Nov. 9. Click for more information and to apply.
    October 7, 2015
  • New Publication Includes Solar Energy Provisions and Commentary in One Resource. The ICC, NFPA, and ICC’s Solar Rating & Certification Corporation have collaborated to publish the 2015 International Solar Energy Provisions and Commentary. The new publication is the first of its kind to include solar energy code-related provisions, commentary and selected standards in a single, comprehensive resource to address the needs of the solar energy industry. Click for more information.
    October 7, 2015
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