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ICC I-CODE FLRC

2017 Florida Building Code - Residential

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Organization: ICC
Publication Date: 1 January 2017
Status: active
Page Count: 929
scope:

The provisions of the Florida Building Code, Residential shall apply to the construction, alteration, movement, enlargement, replacement, repair, equipment, use and occupancy, location, removal and demolition of detached one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses not more than three stories above grade plane in height with a separate means of egress and their accessory structures not more than three stories above grade plane in height.

Exceptions:

1. Live/work units located in townhouses and complying with the requirements of Section 419 of the Florida Building Code, Building shall be permitted to be constructed in accordance with the Florida Building Code, Residential. Fire suppression required by Section 419.5 of the Florida Building Code, Building where constructed under the Florida Building Code, Residential shall conform to Section P2904.

2. Owner-occupied lodging houses with five or fewer guestrooms shall be permitted to be constructed in accordance with the Florida Building Code, Residential where equipped with a fire sprinkler system in accordance with Section P2904.

3. Existing buildings undergoing repair, alteration, additions or change of occupancy shall comply with the Florida Building Code, Existing Building.

The provisions of Chapter 1, Florida Building Code, Building, shall govern the administration and enforcement of the Florida Building Code, Residential.

Document History

ICC I-CODE FLRC
January 1, 2017
2017 Florida Building Code - Residential
The provisions of the Florida Building Code, Residential shall apply to the construction, alteration, movement, enlargement, replacement, repair, equipment, use and occupancy, location, removal and...
January 1, 2014
2014 Florida Building Code - Residential
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January 1, 2010
2010 Florida Building Code - Residential
The provisions of the Florida Building Code, Residential shall apply to the construction, alteration, movement, enlargement, replacement, repair, equipment, use and occupancy, location, removal and...
January 1, 2007
2007 FLORIDA BUILDING CODE - Residential
The Florida Building Code is based on national model building codes and national consensus standards which are amended where necessary for Florida's specific needs. The code incorporates all building...
January 1, 2007
2007 Florida Building Code - Residential
The Florida Building Code is based on national model building codes and national consensus standards which are amended where necessary for Florida's specific needs. The code incorporates all building...
January 1, 2004
2004 Florida Building Code - Residential
The Florida Building Code is based on national model building codes and national consensus standards which are amended where necessary for Florida specific needs. The Code incorporates all building...

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