18-Month Code Adoption Cycle (Includes Triennial and Intervening Cycles)

State agencies may propose changes to building standards or regulations related to the implementation or enforcement of building standards. California Building Standards Law (Health and Safety Code, Division 13, Part 2.5, commencing with Section 18901) requires the agency to submit building standards to the California Building Standards Commission for adoption and/or approval prior to codification.

For more information on current and past proposed standards, see the following: