61G20-1.001. Florida Building Code Adopted  


Effective on Sunday, December 31, 2017
  • 1(1) The 6th Edition Florida Building Code, (2017), as updated by the Florida Building Commission on April 4, 2017, May 12, 2017, and June 13, 2017, incorporated herein by reference is hereby adopted as the building code for the State of Florida.

    43(2) The material incorporated and adopted in subsection (1) 52is copyrighted material that is available for public inspection and examination at the 65Department of State, Administrative Code and Register Unit, The Capitol, 400 South Monroe Street, Room 701, Tallahassee, Florida 32399, and at the 87Department of Business and Professional Regulation, Office of Codes & Standards, 2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0772105.

    106(3) 107Modifications and Amendments. All proposed modifications to the selected base codes and amendments to the Florida Building Code shall be submitted on the form adopted by reference in subsection 13661G20-2.002(4), 137F.A.C., that must be completed in full prior to submittal. The text of the proposed modification or amendment must be provided in legislative format, with underlining indicating where new language is added to the existing provisions and strikeout indicating where existing language is deleted. Copies of the form may be obtained by writing to the 192Department of Business and Professional Regulation, Office of Codes & Standards, 2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0772210.

    211Rulemaking Authority 213553.73(1), 214(7) FS. Law Implemented 399.031, 219553.37(1), 220553.72, 221553.73 FS., 223Sections 32, 33, 34, 36, 44, 46, 48, Chapter 2005-147, Laws of Florida, Section 1, Chapter 2006-65, Laws of Florida, Section 10, Chapter 2007-1, Laws of Florida, 250Sections 10, 11, 14, 17, 19, 23, 24, 25, 26, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 39, Chapter 2016-129, Laws of Florida, Chapter 2016-211, Laws of Florida277. History–New 7-18-90, Amended 3-30-93, 10-17-93, 8-28-95, 9-24-96, 12-26-96, 4-27-97, 10-5-97, 10-14-97, 9-7-00, 11-28-00, 2-7-01, 12-16-01, 6-30-03, 4-3-05, 12-11-05, 12-8-06, 5-21-07, 10-1-08, 2-17-09, 10-1-09, Formerly 3029B-3.047, 303Amended 11-10-11, Formerly 3069N-1.001, 307Amended 4-25-13, 6-30-15, 12-21-16, 12-31-17.

     

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