IBC Code Adoption

May 26, 2020

The Montgomery County Council recently approved Executive Regulation 31-19 adopting the 2018 International Building Code (IBC), the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), the International Mechanical Code (IMC), the International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC), the International Residential Code (IRC), the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code (ISPSC), and the International Existing Building Code (IEBC) with amendments.

Becoming effective just last week, May 20th with a 60-day grace period, it’s an important time to review changes and determine whether updates to your plans will be necessary.  The resolution and regulation with amendments can be found here: Resolution 19-436, April 30 2020.