Code Updates

ICC NTA, LLC provides a listing of code updates from the US and Canada.


Minnesota Residential Energy Code – Rescheduled Hearing
July 6, 2020

Notice of Hearing: Possible Amendments to Rules Governing the Minnesota Residential Energy Code

Chapter 1322, Minnesota Residential Energy Code

The Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry will conduct a public hearing at 9 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, via WebEx, for the purposes of taking public comment and testimony regarding the appropriateness of amending the existing Minnesota Residential Energy Code, Minnesota (Read More..)

Colorado State Electrical Board has updated Rule 1.2
July 6, 2020

The Colorado State Electrical Board has updated Rule 1.2 in their Code of Regulations which includes the adoption of the 2020 National Electrical Code without amendment and will become effective on August 1, 2020. A copy of the permanently adopted rule can be found in the notification. This code update does apply to the Factory-Built Structures program however rule (8 CCR 1302-14 2.5) applies a transition period of 180 days after (Read More..)

NCDOI Engineering Newsletter – June 2020
June 24, 2020
Washington – 2020 National Electrical Code Adopted
June 3, 2020
The State of Washington, Department of Labor and Industry, has completed its technical and administrative reviews of the 2020 National Electrical Code.  This newest edition of the NEC was adopted with minimal amendments and will become effective on November 1, 2020.

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Colorado Revision to the Thermal Expansion Control-water heater
May 14, 2020

Please find the memo update below regarding Thermal Expansion Control for Water Heaters as received from The Colorado Building Codes & Standards. Effective 5/6/20 a Temporary Moratorium will be in place relaxing the mandatory requirement of Thermal Expansion Tank unit installation at the factory until a majority decision is reached by the DOH, ORO Technical Advisory Committee. (Read More..)

Colorado Electrical Board NEMA Code Alert
May 8, 2020

The Colorado Electrical Board has scheduled a public hearing to be held via webinar or in-person at 1560 Broadway, Suite 110D, Denver, CO 80202 on May 27, 2020, at 9:00 a.m., to consider the adoption of proposed Rule 1.2 (Standards) which will adopt the 2020 National Electrical Code…… More ››
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Minnesota Notice of Cancellation of Hearing
May 6, 2020

Hearing canceled:  possible amendments to rules governing the Minnesota Residential Energy Code

Chapter 1322, Minnesota Residential Energy Code

The Department of Labor and Industry has canceled the hearing scheduled for May 18, 2020, regarding the appropriateness of amending the existing Minnesota Residential Energy Code, Minnesota Rules, chapter 1322. The hearing will be rescheduled for a future date and time to be yet determined.

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