Off-Site/Modular Construction Code Updates


Georgia’s Department of Community Affairs meeting of the Industrialized Buildings Advisory Committee (IBAC)
March 29, 2024

The next meeting of the Industrialized Buildings Advisory Committee (IBAC) is Thursday, April 25, 2024, at 10:00 A.M. at 60 Executive Park South, N.E. Atlanta, GA, 30329. Discussion on ICC/MBI Off-site Construction Standards 1200 & 1205, along with Code and Industrialized Building Update. (Read More..)

Ohio Board of Building Standards proposes to adopt new Industrialized Unit (IU) rules
March 29, 2024

Request for Public Comment: Proposed New Industrialized Unit (IU) Rules

The Ohio Board of Building Standards proposes to adopt new rules regulating the construction of residential and non-residential Industrialized Units. These rules will replace the provisions previously found in Section 113 of the 2017 Ohio Building Code. The following proposed draft rules are available for stakeholder review and comment:
(New) OAC 4101:10-1-01 through 4101:10-9-01 (Read More..)

Michigan Bureau of Construction Codes (BCC) Utilizing Updated Construction Application Forms
March 29, 2024

Effective April 1, 2024, the Bureau of Construction Codes (BCC) will be utilizing its seven (7) updated construction application forms (building permit, electrical permit, mechanical permit, plumbing permit, plan examination, school project plan examination, and premanufactured unit) which the State Construction Code Commission (SCCC) prescribed. (Read More..)

Massachusetts 2024 final public hearing before adopting the 10th Edition of 780 CMR
February 23, 2024

The Board of Building Regulations and Standards (BBRS) will be holding its final public hearing before adopting the 10th Edition of 780 CMR (MA State Building Code). (Read More..)

Washington State Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) considering changes to the factory assembled structures rules
February 22, 2024

The Washington State Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) is considering changes to the factory assembled structures rules. The changes affect L&I’s Factory Assembled Structures (FAS) Advisory Board, and distributing inspection insignia to manufacturers of recreational vehicles. (Read More..)

2019 Residential Code of Ohio Amendments
February 22, 2024

State Fire Prevention & Building Code Council Meeting

A meeting of the STATE FIRE PREVENTION AND BUILDING CODE COUNCIL will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 1, 2023 via videoconference call (WebEx) at the following locations:

  • 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York, in Conference Rooms 505*, 1112, and 1135;
  • 123 William Street, New York, New York, in Conference Room 231*; and
  • 295 Main Street, Buffalo, New York, in Conference Room 803*.

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Illinois Modular Dwellings and Mobile Structures Code Update
February 22, 2024

Please be advised that Illinois has posted a rulemaking proposal to update codes that will affect the Illinois Modular Dwellings and Mobile Structures Code. Please click here to find the following link to the “Notice of Proposed Amendment”. (Read More..)