"NEW CODES" will soon become Effective - 2014 Florida Building Code & Florida Fire Prevention Code 5th Ed.
November 26, 2014
The newest version of the Florida Building Code, 2014, will soon become effective and is projected to be released early in 2015. The Florida Building Commission (FBC), the International Building Code (ICC), and ASCE 7 have raised the bar in order to protect lives and reduce the cost of property damage.
The Division of State Fire Marshall has filed with the Department of State for the adoption of Rules 69A-3, 69A-60, and the Florida Fire Prevention Code. The effective date for the 5th Edition of the Florida Fire Prevention code will be December 31, 2014