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Public Comment Period September 7-October 22, 2018

Accessibility (ACCESS) and Building, Fire and Other (BFO) Code Advisory Committees 

  • Notice of 45-Day Public Comment Period, September 7- October 22, 2018 (PDF)

          Revisions made to this document

The following state agencies have submitted proposed actions (code changes), which are intended for inclusion in the 2018 California Building Standards Code, Title 24, which is scheduled for publication in July 2019 with an effective date of January 2020.  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, October 22, 2018:
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. 

California Building Standards Commission (BSC)

BSC 01/18: California Administrative Code, Part 1, Title 24

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


BSC 02/18: California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24

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

California Department of Public Health (CDPH)

CDPH 01/18:  California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24

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

Division of the State Architect- Access Compliance (DSA-AC)

DSA-AC 01/18: California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF) Revised 
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF)
  • Express Terms-Screen Reader Version (ET): (PDF)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF) Revised
  • Attachment A: (PDF)

Public Comments:

  • J. Foster, JWF Consulting (PDF)
  • B. Rockwell (PDF)
  • A. Khambatta (PDF)
  • D. Moore (PDF)
  • A. De Lu (PDF)
  • A. Paige (PDF)
  • E. Buckingham (PDF)
  • E. McSwain (PDF)
  • G. Ryall (PDF)
  • H. Chabner (PDF)
  • J. Stipanuk (PDF)
  • L. Navarro (PDF)
  • L. Sones (PDF)
  • P. Margen (PDF)
  • H. D'lil (PDF)
  • C. Arnold (PDF)      
  • Additional signatures on above comments
  • J. Bernard
  • J. Sharp
  • G. Thomas
  • S. Chandler
  • V. Vivona
  • S. Privett
  • S. Adams
  • S. Cohen
  • C. Williams
  • M. Johnson
  • K. Yokem
  • V. Riles
  • J. Smith
  • P. Mendoza
  • R. Goldkorn
  • K. Barajas
  • D. Moore
  • S. Chandler
  • B. Vilicich
  • C. Crespin
  • C. Bracco
  • Disability Rights California (PDF)
  • Additional signatures on above comment
  • R. Skaff
  • J. Kotick (PDF)
  • Additional signatures on above comment
  • C. Wolfington

  • S. Plourde
  • V. Amarilla
  • E. Evans
  • C. Anderson
  • T. R. West
  • C. Bean
  • P. K. Lopez
  • B. Stradley
  • R. Skaff
  • K. Sepulveda-Burchit
  • S. Burns
  • M. Janesin
  • L. Goldfarb
  • S. Verde
  • C. Arnold
  • H. D'Lil

Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD)

HCD 03/18:  California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24

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

Public Comments:

  • E. Withers -Multiple comments (PDF)

 


HCD 04/18: California Residential Code, Part 2.5, Title 24

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

Public Comments:

  • D. Arkin (PDF)
  • M. Hammer (PDF)
  • M. Hammer 2 (PDF)
  • S. Bumbalov(PDF)

Office of the State Fire Marshal (SFM)

SFM 01/18: California Building Code, Part 2, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)
Public Comment:
  • A. Fatta (PDF)
  • A. Shah (PDF)
  • A. Wolski (PDF)
  • D. Mann (a) (PDF)
  • D. Mann (b) (PDF)
  • J. Koscher (PDF)
  • J. Maddox (PDF)
  • J. West (PDF)
  • K. Lee (a) (PDF)
  • K. Lee (b) (PDF)
  • K. Lee (c) (PDF)
  • K. Lee (d) (PDF)
  • M. Hammer (PDF)
  • M. Hirschler (PDF)
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  • M. Manzi (PDF)
  • Additional signatures on above comments:  Jean Hansen, Anne Hicks Harney, Jean Carroon

  • P. Koch (PDF)
  • Additional signature on above comments:  Jessica Power

  • T. Grant (PDF)
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  • C. Rendall (PDF

    Additional signatures on above comments: Kathy Gerwig, Kate Brandt, Katie Excoffier, Nicolette Sanfilippo, Mary J. Larsen

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  • M. Kalsman (PDF)

    Additional signatures on above comments:  Deborah O. Raphael, Joanne Hayes-White, Tom Hui


  • M. Wong (PDF)
  • N. Skinner (PDF)
  • R. Recinos (PDF)
  • R. Robbins (PDF)
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  • S. Drake (PDF)
  • Additional signatures on above comments:  Anni Tilt, D Kirstin, Amy Dryden, Jean  Hansen, Brendon Levitt, Phaedra Svec, Robert Phinney, Christopher Ratcliff, Scott Kelly, Marjorie Smith, Jan Fillinger, Piper Kujac, Deborah O. Raphael, Joanne Hayes-White, Tom Hui


SFM 02/18: California Residential Code, Part 2.5, Title 24

 

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

Public Comment:

  • M. Aschheim (PDF)
  • A. Stadtner (PDF)
  • B. Kelley (PDF)
  • Ca. Professional Firefighters (PDF)
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  • C. Rendall (PDF)
  • Additional signatures on above comments:  Kathy Gerwig, Kate Brandt, Katie Excoffier, Nicolette Sanfilippo, Mary J. Larsen


  • D. Emmett (PDF)
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  • D. Lucas (PDF)
  • Additional signature on above comments:  David Rich


  • E. Pacheco (PDF)
  • G. Krowech (PDF)
  • G. Lee (PDF)
  • K. Pickett (PDF)
  •  
  • M. Kalsman (PDF)

    Additional signatures on above comments:  Deborah O. Raphael, Joanne Hayes-White, Tom Hui

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  • M. Wong (PDF)
  • N. Skinner (PDF)
  • R. Gibson (PDF)
  • R. Robbins (PDF)
  •  
  • S. Anderson (PDF)

    Additional signatures on above comments:  James Jenkins

     
  • S. Drake (PDF)

    Additional signatures on above comments:  Anni Tilt, D Kirstin, Amy Dryden, Jean Hansen, Brendon Levitt, Phaedra Svec, Robert Phinney, Christopher Ratcliff, Scott Kelly, Marjorie Smith, Jan Fillinger, Piper Kujac, Deborah O. Raphael, Joanne Hayes-White, Tom Hui

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  • S. Mainster (PDF)
  • T. Stefani (PDF)
  • W. Sommer (PDF)
  • D. Eisenberg (PDF)
  • J. Koscher (PDF)
  • J. West (PDF)
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  • L. Stock (PDF)

    Additional signatures on above comments:  Richard Joseph Jackson

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  • M. Hirschler (PDF)
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  • M. Manzi (PDF)

    Additional signatures on above comments:  Jean Hansen, Anne Hicks Harney, Jean Carroon

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  • P. Koch (PDF)
  • Additional signatures on above comments:  Jessica Power
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  • T. Grant (PDF)
  • W. Sullens (PDF)
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  • A. Kar (PDF)

    Additional signatures on above comments:  Karuna Jaggar, Nathan Donley, Judy Levin, Kathleen A. Curtis, Bill Allayaud, Arlene Blum, Bronwyn Barry, Sarah Doll, Sonya Lunder, Laurie Valeriano


SFM 06/18: California Fire Code, Part 9, Title 24

 

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)
 
Public Comment:
  • P. Koch (PDF)
  • Additional signatures on above comments:  Jessica Power


SFM 07/18: California Existing Building Code, Part 10, Title 24

 

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

SFM 08/18: California Referenced Standards Code, Part 12, Title 24

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

 

Public Comment: 
  • C Rendall (PDF)
  • Additional signatures on above comments:  Kathy Gerwig, Kate Brandt, Katie Excoffier, Nicolette Sanfilippo, Mary J. Larsen

  • D. Lucas (PDF)
  • Additional signature on above comments:  David Rich

  • S. Anderson (PDF

    Additional signatures on above comments: Kathy Gerwig, Kate Brandt, Katie Excoffier, Nicolette Sanfilippo, James Jenkins

Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC)

BSCC 01/18: California Administrative Code, Parts 1 & 2, Title 24

  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF)
  • Express Terms (ET):(PDF)