In accordance with the requirements of Act 45 of 1999 as amended, the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code (UCC) Review and Advisory Council (RAC) completed the review of the 2018 I-Codes on April 29, 2021. The code provisions that were adopted during this process will take effect in the first quarter of 2022 with the official effective date to be confirmed.
This two hour session will review the following:
PA UCC Residential Code Update: Part 1 (1 hr)
This session will review implications of transitioning to the 2018 ICC base codes, discuss PA legislative and RAC amendments, and dive into some highlights of the new code provisions for residential construction.
PA UCC Residential Code Update: Part 2 (1 hr)
This session will build on Part 1 by providing an overview of the most substantial changes between the 2015 and 2018 ICC base codes for residential construction
Additional classes on the following code changes may be added based on interest.
Adapting Stucco & Stone Assemblies to Changing Codes
Adapting to Tighter Enclosures through Scopes of Work
2021 PA Alternative Residential Energy Provisions Update