45-Day and 15-Day Comment/Challenge Periods for 2012

The California Building Standards Commission Code Advisory Committees review and make recommendations to proposed changes, submitted by state agencies, to California's building codes. The following designated periods provide opportunity for public review and comments concerning proposed changes (by subject matter) to the California Building Standards Code, Title 24, which will be published in July 2013 with an effective date of January 2014. 

1st 45-Day Public Comment Period: August 24-October 8, 2012
(Plumbing, Mechanical, Electrical, Health Facility and Administrative Standards)   

2nd 45-Day Public Comment Period: August 31-October 15, 2012
(Building, Fire, Structural Standards and Green Standards)
3rd 45-Day Public Comment Period: October 26-December 10, 2012
(Accessibility Standards)

4th 45-Day Public Comment Period: November 9-December 24, 2012
(Juvenile Detention Facilities)

1st 15-Day Public Comment Period:  October 23-November 6, 2012
(Plumbing and Building Standards)

2nd 15-Day Public Comment Period: October 29-November 13, 2012
(Building and Green Standards)

3rd 15-Day Public Comment Period:  November 1-November 16, 2012
(Fire and Panic Safety Standards)

4th 15-Day Public Comment Period:  December 14-December 31, 2012
(Accessibility Standards)

5th 15-Day Public Comment Period:  December 21, 2012-January 7, 2013
(Accessibility Standards)