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Public Comment Period: September 11-October 26, 2015

  • Notice of 45-Day Public Comment Period, September 11-October 26, 2015 (PDF) (DOC)
The following state agencies have submitted proposed actions (code changes), which are intended for inclusion in the 2016 California Building Standards Code, Title 24, which is scheduled for publication in July 2016 with an effective date of January 1, 2017.  All proposed actions are subject to a 45-day public comment period.  

All comments for the state agency proposals below must be submitted to the commission no later than 5:00 p.m., October 26, 2015:
Please Note: Due to the volume of comments received during a triennial code adoption cycle 45-day public comment period (and 15-day comment period when required), CBSC cannot guarantee that all comments are posted on this website.  While every attempt is made to include all of the submissions online for the convenience of interested parties and the public it is not required by statute or regulation. 

 

(click on the appropriate state agency below to review proposed actions)

California Building Standards Commission (BSC)

BSC 01/15: California Administrative Code, Part 1, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)


BSC 05/15: California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC
  • BFO Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)
  • SD/LF Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)


BSC 06/15: California Existing Building Code, Part 10, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

 

Division of the State Architect- Structural Safety (DSA-SS)

DSA-SS 01/15: California Administrative Code, Part 1, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)


DSA-SS 02/15: California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • SD/LF Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)


DSA-SS 03/15: California Existing Building Code, Part 10, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)


DSA-SS 04/15: California Referenced Standards Code, Part 12, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD)

HCD 03/15:  California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, SD/LF CAC recommendations: (PDF)
  • Matrix Table, BFO CAC recommendations: (PDF)

 


HCD 02/15: California Residential Code, Part 2.5, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

 


HCD 04/15: California Existing Building Code, Part 10, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

 

Office of Statewide Health Planning & Development (OSHPD)

OSHPD 01/15: California Administrative Code, Part 1, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

 


OSHPD 04/15: California Administrative Code, Part 1 and California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET), Part 1: (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET), Part 2, Volume 1 & 2: (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

 

Public Comment:

  • Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance (PDF)
  • OSHPD, G. Gall (PDF)


OSHPD 02/15: California Building Code, Part 2, Volume 1, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

 

Office of the State Fire Marshal (SFM)

SFM 06/15: California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

Public Comment:

  • SFM, A. Henning (PDF)
  • City of San Jose, O. Baviere (PDF)


SFM 01/15: California Residential Code, Part 2.5, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

Public Comment:

  • SFM, A. Henning (PDF)
  • SFM, A. Henning (PDF)


SFM 07/15: California Fire Code, Part 9, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

 

Public Comment:

  • SFM, A. Henning (PDF)


SFM 05/15: California Existing Building Code, Part 10, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

State Historical Building Safety Board (SHBSB)

SHBSB 01/15:  California Historical Code, Part 8, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC) (SRV)
  • BFO Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)
  • SD/LF Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)