Standard: NFPA 220


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This standard defines types of building construction based on the combustibility and the fire resistance rating of a building's structural elements. Fire walls, nonbearing exterior walls, nonbearing interior partitions, fire barrier walls, shaft enclosures, and openings in walls, partitions, floors, and roofs are not related to the types of building construction and are regulated by other standards and codes, where appropriate.

Purpose. This standard provides definitions for standard types of building construction.

Organization: National Fire Protection Association
Document Number: nfpa 220
Publish Date: 2015-01-01
Page Count: 20
Change Type: STCH
Available Languages: EN
DOD Adopted: NO
ANSI Approved: YES
Most Recent Revision: NO
Current Version: NO
Status: Inactive

Document History

Document # Change Type Update Date Revision Status
NFPA 220 Change Type: COMPLETE REVISION Update Date: 2018-01-01 Revision: 18 Status: ACTV
NFPA 220 Change Type: STCH Update Date: 2012-01-01 Revision: 12 Status: INAC
NFPA 220 Change Type: Update Date: 2009-01-01 Revision: 09 Status: INAC
NFPA 220 Change Type: Update Date: 2006-01-01 Revision: 05 Status: INAC
NFPA 220 Change Type: Update Date: 1999-01-01 Revision: 99 Status: INAC
NFPA 220 Change Type: Update Date: 1995-01-01 Revision: 95 Status: INAC
NFPA 220 Change Type: Update Date: 1992-02-10 Revision: 92 Status: INAC
NFPA 220 Change Type: Update Date: 1985-06-26 Revision: 85 Status: INAC
NFPA 220 Change Type: Revision: 79 Status: INAC
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