Codes & Standards

Louisiana Clears New Bill to Improve Energy-Efficiency Codes Statewide

June 30, 2022

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards has signed House Bill (HB) 803 into law requiring the statewide adoption of the 2021 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) and the 2021 International Residential Code (IRC) […]

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2022 California Plumbing Code and California Mechanical Code Are Now Available

June 30, 2022

The 2022 editions of the California Plumbing Code (CPC®) and California Mechanical Code (CMC®) have been formally released. Both the hardcopy and eBook versions, viewable on computers, tablets, and smart phones, can be […]

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IAPMO Publishes the Water Demand Calculator as a Standalone Document

June 23, 2022

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®) has published IAPMO/UPC/Appendix M-2021, Peak Water Demand Calculator, as a standalone document. This document is a direct extract from Appendix M of […]

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ICC Community Development Solutions Announces the Availability of Municity® Code Connect™ for Municity 5® Users

June 20, 2022

ICC Community Development Solutions (ICC CDS) has announced the integration of Municity Code Connect with the ICC Code Connect™ API software. Municity Code Connect allows organizations using Municity 5 to instantly access the latest building […]

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International Swimming Pool and Spa Code to Become Law in Maryland

June 8, 2022

Governor Larry Hogan has announced that House Bill 303 will become law in Maryland and greatly advance swimming pool and spa safety and efficiency throughout the state. House Bill 303, […]

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Colorado Jurisdictions Statewide to Update to the 2021 International Energy Conservation Code

June 7, 2022

On June 2, Colorado Governor Jared Polis signed House Bill (HB) 22-1362 into law requiring all jurisdictions to adopt a modern energy code. Beginning July 1, 2023, the new bill […]

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New Plastic Piping Systems Standard Will Aid Fluid and Gas Transport

June 6, 2022

ASTM International’s plastic piping systems committee (F17) has approved a new standard that will aid in the manufacture of piping systems to transport fluids and gases. “Entities and companies needing […]

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International Code Council Announces Release of the 2021 International Solar Energy Provisions®

June 6, 2022

The International Code Council collaborated with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to publish the 2021 International Solar Energy Provisions (ISEP). The document compiles all solar energy-related provisions from the 2021 International Codes […]

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White House Announces National Initiative to Advance Building Codes Based on the I-Codes

June 3, 2022

On June 1, 2022, the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Deanne Criswell announced a National Initiative to Advance Building Codes, a new government-wide effort to boost national resiliency and […]

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IAPMO Advances Development of 2024 Uniform Codes During Technical Committee Meetings

June 3, 2022

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®) recently completed Technical Committee Meetings toward the proposed 2024 editions of the Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC®) and Uniform Mechanical Code (UMC®), in-development American National […]

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