2015 / 2017 Code Adoption

New Model Codes

On January 2, 2018, the City Council approved the adoption of the following codes with amendments. These model codes go into effect on January 8, 2018. We anticipate a transition period of 30 days, so please email Jeff Harris Chief Plans Examiner, or call at 972-547-7452 for any questions related to the 30-day transition.


  • 2015 International Building Code®
  • 2015 International Residential Code®
  • 2015 International Plumbing Code®
  • 2015 International Mechanical Code®
  • 2015 International Fuel Gas Code®
  • 2015 International Energy Conservation Code®
  • 2015 International Property Maintenance Code®
  • 2015 International Fire Code
  • The 2017 National Electrical Code, published by the NFPA
  • Public access link to all model codes 

Code Change 2012-15 - Links to Videos Describing the Basic Changes

 
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