Public Comment Period: August 14-September 28, 2015

  • Notice of 45-Day Public Comment Period, August 14-September 28, 2015 (PDF) (DOC)
The following state agency has 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 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 close of business, September 28, 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. 



  • DSA-AC 01/15: California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24
    • Updated Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
    • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) (DOC)
    • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF) (DOC)
    • Express Terms (ET): (PDF) (DOC) (SRV-DOC)
    • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF

    Public Comment:

  • H. David Cordova, P.E., Caltrans (PDF)
  • A. Afshar, AA Architecture (PDF)
  • J. Julnes, Vanguard ADA Systems (PDF)
  • K. Brinkman, PE, National Elevator Industry, Inc. (NEII): 
    • NEII, September 15, 2015 (PDF)

  • T. Zsutty, Professor Emeritus: Structural Engineering, San Jose State University (PDF)
  • H. Dlil, Coalition of Disability Access Professionals:
    • September 24, 2015 (PDF)
    • September 24, 2015 II (PDF)

  • M. Keels, Detectable Warning Systems, Inc. (PDF)
  • Industry Coalition (PDF)
  • H. Omara; T. Harrington (PDF)
  • Department of Housing and Community Development (PDF)
  • J.P. Scott (PDF)
  • M. Lamielle (PDF)
  • Plug In America (PDF)
  • R. Teebay (PDF)
  • S. Molloy (PDF)
  • Burbank Water and Power (PDF)
  • C. Arnold; C. Mills (PDF)
  • C. Arnold; C. Krezman; C. Mills; D. Madrid; G. Williams; K. Danz; L. Allen; M. Rousey; R. Burks; S. Chandler (PDF)
  • California Electric Transportation Coalition (PDF)
  • Charge Point (PDF)
  • E. Dunlap (PDF)
  • E. Lozano:
    • Comment on Ch 11B-216.13 (PDF)
    • Comment on Ch 11B-703. (PDF)
    • Comment on Ch 11B-703. (PDF)
  • G. Hall (PDF)
  • G. Parrott (PDF)
  • DSA-AC 02/15:  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) (SRV-DOC)
    • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)