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Public Comment Period September 14-October 29, 2018

Health Facilities (HF), Plumbing Electrical, Mechanical and Energy (PEME), Structural Design and Lateral Forces (SDLF), and Green Building (GREEN) Code Advisory Committees 

  • Notice of 45-Day Public Comment Period, September 14- October 29, 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 29, 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 01/17: California Electrical Code, Part 3, Title 24

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


BSC 03/18: California Mechanical Code, Part 4, Title 24

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


BSC 04/18 California Plumbing Code, Part 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:

  • J. Carroll (PDF)
  • L. Allen (PDF)
  • M. Wood (PDF)
  • P. Weghorst (PDF)
  • S. Peters (PDF)


BSC 05/18 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)


BSC 06/18 California Green Building Standards Code, Part 11, 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:

Division of the State Architect – Structural Safety/Community Colleges (DSA-SS/CC)

DSA-SS 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)


DSA-SS/CC 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)

Public Comments:

  • G. Piefer (PDF)
  • J. Thompson - 1 (PDF)
  • J. Thompson - 2 (PDF)
  • J. Thompson - 3 (PDF)
  • J. Chrysler-Multiple (PDF)
  • D. Gould (PDF)


DSA-SS/CC 01/17 California Electrical Code, Part 3, Title 24
  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)


DSA-SS/CC 03/18 California Mechanical Code, Part 4, Title 24
  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)

DSA-SS/CC 04/18 California Plumbing Code, Part 5, Title 24

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


DSA-SS/CC 05/18 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)


DSA-SS/CC 06/18 California Referenced Standards Code, Part 12, Title 24
  • Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA): (PDF)
  • Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR): (PDF)
  • Express Terms (ET): (PDF)
  • Matrix Table, CAC recommendations: (PDF)


DSA-SS/CC 07/18 California Green Building Standards Code, Part 11, 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:
  • SUCST (PDF)
  • GSA (PDF)
  • J. Townsend (PDF)
  • Trees of Oakland (PDF)
  • E. Pike (PDF)

Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD)

HCD 01/17:  California Electrical Code, Part 3, Title 24

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

 


HCD 01/18: California Mechanical Code, Part 4, Title 24

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


HCD 02/18 California Plumbing Code, Part 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:

  • L. Allen (PDF)
  • M. Wood (PDF)
  • P. Weghorst (PDF)
  • S. Bilson (PDF)
  • S. Bumbalov (PDF)
  • J. Carroll(PDF)
  • S. Peters (PDF)


HCD 05/18 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)

Public Comments:

  • S. Bumbalov (PDF)


HCD 06/18 California Green Building Standards Code, Part 11, 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:

  • CASE Team (PDF)
  • Silicon-Valley LG (PDF)
  • CARB (PDF)

Department of Water Resources (DWR)

DWR 01/18: California Plumbing Code, Part 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:

  • P. Weghorst (PDF)

Office of the State Fire Marshal (SFM)

SFM 01/17:  California Electrical Code, Part 3, Title 24

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


SFM 04/18 California Mechanical Code, Part 4, Title 24

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


SFM 05/18 California Plumbing Code, Part 5, Title 24

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

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD)

OSHPD 01/18: California Administrative Code, Part 1, (Chapters 6 and 7), Title 24

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


OSHPD 02/18: California Building Code, Part 2 Volume 1, 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:

  • Rasmussen & Assoc. (PDF)
  • Asian Health Services (PDF)
  • California Primary Care Association (PDF)
  • J. Mwangi (PDF)
  • White Memorial Community Health Center (PDF)
  • G. Gall (PDF)
  • Native American Health Center (PDF)
  • Health Center Partners of Southern (PDF)
  • La Clinica (PDF)
  • Shasta Comm Health Center (PDF)
  • The Neenan Co (PDF)
  • Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center (PDF)
  • Neighborhood HealthCare (PDF)


OSHPD 03/18: California Building Code, Part 2, Volume 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:

  • G. Peifer Bricklayers, Tilesetters and Allied Craftworkers -Multiple (PDF)
  • J. Chrysler, National Masonry Standard-Multiple (PDF)
  • J. Mwangi,-Multiple (PDF)
  • J. Thompson, Masonry Alliance for Codes and Standards -Multiple (PDF)


OSHPD 04/18: California Mechanical Code, Part 4, Title 24

 

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

OSHPD 05/18: California Plumbing Code, Part 5, Title 24

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

 


OSHPD 06/18 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)


OSHPD 01/17 California Electrical Code, Part 3, Title 24

 

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