nctcog logo
 
environment & development label
 

Regional Building Code Coordination

2003 Recommended Codes and Regional Amendments

These codes may not be the most current for all categories. Go here for the newest list of codes and amendments

NCTCOG's Regional Codes Coordinating Committee (RCCC) and its four advisory boards conducted multiple meetings to review the editions of the model codes and to develop regional amendments. Their review and recommendations were completed and endorsed by NCTCOG's Executive Board.  In 2003, NCTCOG encouraged jurisdictions in North Central Texas to adopt the following model construction codes along with their respective regional amendments.

2003 Recommended Codes and Regional Amendments
Format
2003 International Building Code - Regional Amendments
[PDF] [Word]
2003 International Residential Code* - Regional Amendments
[PDF] [Word]
2003 International Fire Code - Regional Amendments
[PDF] [Word]
2003 International Plumbing Code - Regional Amendments
[PDF] [Word]
2003 International Mechanical Code - Regional Amendments
[PDF] [Word]
2003 International Fuel Gas Code - Regional Amendments
[PDF] [Word]
2003 International Energy Conservation Code* - Regional Amendments
[PDF] [Word]
2002 National Electrical Code- Regional Amendments
[PDF]  

* Senate Bill 5 (SB5), 77th Texas Legislature, states that amendments to the statewide energy code may not result in less stringent energy efficiency requirements in nonattainment areas and in affected counties. Further, SB5 requires the Energy Systems Laboratory (ESL) at the Texas Engineering Experiment Station of the Texas A&M University System to assist in determining the impact of local amendments to the energy code. Members of the ESL were involved in the code review process to ensure that the recommended regional amendments to the 2006 International Energy Conservation Code and the energy efficiency chapter of the 2006 International Residential Code were not found to result in less stringent energy efficiency requirements than the statewide energy code.

The International Codes Council provides a " Code Adoption Toolkit ", including background information, technical papers, supporting documents, and more. The toolkit is available free at http://www.iccsafe.org/government/Toolkit/index.html.

To order code books

 

 
 CONTACT US | SITE MAP | LEGAL | SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
 North Central Texas Council of Governments | 616 Six Flags Drive P.O. Box 5888 Arlington, TX 76005-5888
 Main Operator: (817) 640-3300 | Fax: (817) 640-7806