Accessibility 2018 IBC Chapter 11 and Appendix E Promulgated
On April 3, 2019, the Independent Regulatory Review Commission (Commission) received this regulation from the Department of Labor and Industry (Department). This rulemaking amends 34 Pa. Code, Part XIV, Chapters 401, 403 and 405. Notice of proposed rulemaking was omitted for this regulation; it will become effective upon publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin. (Published June 1st, 2019 – in the PA Bulletin.)
This final-omitted rulemaking updates the Uniform Construction Code by adopting Chapter 11 and Appendix E of the International Building Code of 2018.
We have determined this regulation is consistent with the statutory authority of the Department (35 P.S. § 7210.304(a)(3)) and the intention of the General Assembly. Having considered all of the other criteria of the Regulatory Review Act, we find promulgation of this regulation is in the public interest.
By Order of the Commission: This regulation is approved.