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Public Notice of Meetings
The next scheduled State Fire Prevention and Building Code Council meeting will be on August 20, 2014
Hudson Valley Regional Board of Review: The next meeting of the New York State Department of State’s Hudson Valley Regional Board of Review is scheduled for Tuesday June 10, 2014 at 9:30 am. The meeting will be held at the Town of Cortlandt Town Hall, 1 Heady Street, Vincent F. Nyberg General Meeting Room, Cortlandt Manor, NY. The Public has the right to attend the meeting.
Syracuse Regional Board of Review: The next meeting of the New York State Department of State’s Syracuse Regional Board of Review is scheduled for Thursday June 19, 2014 at 9:30 am. The meeting will be held at the Hughes State Office Building, 1st Floor Main Hearing Room, 333 East Washington Street Syracuse, NY. The Public has the right to attend the meeting.
Should you require further information, please contact Brian Tollisen, Assistant Director for Regional Services, Building Standards and Codes Division, New York State Department of State, 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12231(Telephone: 518-474-4073; e-mail: Brian.Tollisen@dos.ny.gov ).
Notice of Proposed Rule Making
Update to the Commercial Provisions of the State Energy Conservation Construction Code. The Division of Building Standards and Codes is pleased to announce that a proposal to update the State Energy Conservation Construction Code applicable to commercial buildings will be published in the June 18, 2014 edition of the New York State Register. Click Here for more information.
Notice of Rule in Development
Notice of Rule in Development - The Department of State is currently developing a rule that would amend Uniform Code by adding provisions that would allow a building to be used on a temporary basis for a use not consistent with the building’s existing occupancy classification, provided that the building satisfies certain safety-related requirements. Read more.
Publications, Lists and Forms
New York State Fire Prevention and Building Code
Visit the website of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) for read-only access to the NFPA Codes and Standards referenced in Codes of New York State.
Although workbooks can no longer be provided to students attending Basic Training courses, they are available for downloading and printing. It is recommended that students print the appropriate workbook prior to attending their course. Read More »
For the purposes of applying the 2010 Code Books in this State, the 2010 Code Books are deemed to be amended in the manner specified in the NYCRR. This Memorandum summarizes the amendments to the 2010 Code Books that have been made by the NYCRR. This Memorandum reflects actions taken by the State Fire Prevention and Building Code Council (the Code Council) through and including December 1, 2010. Click here for Code Clarifications.