The California Building Code (CBC) contains general building design and construction requirements relating to fire and life safety, structural safety, and access compliance. CBC provisions provide minimum standards to safeguard life or limb, health, property, and public welfare by regulating and controlling the design, construction, quality of materials, use and occupancy, location, and maintenance of all buildings and structures and certain equipment. Matrix Adoption tables are provided at beginning of every chapter in Part 2 to indicate which chapters and sections are adopted by state agencies (for application to their respective occupancies).
This 2-volume set is a fully integrated code based on the 2015 International Building Code®. The CBC includes:
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For the PDF Download: The Emergency Supplement April 2018 supersedes the Emergency Supplement 12-2017/Non Regulatory Changes Supplement 1-2018 which supersedes the Supplement July 2018.