2010 -2012 Code Cycle
2012 Code Change Proposals
Every three years new model codes are published. During the year of release the Council, with the assistance of their Technical Advisory Groups (TAGs), reviews and adopts the new editions. In addition, any changes proposed to these new editions, or to the pre-existing state amendments are reviewed. The following are the proposals received by the Council as of March 1, 2012; for supporting documentation click on the name of the proponent if highlighted. For Energy Code proposals, see the IECC/WSEC Proposals page.
Did not move forward (3/9/12); Council reviewed request for reconsideration (4/13/12); request denied.
Section 420Adult family homes
Approve - refer to committee
Did not move forward (3-9-12) Request for reconsideration reviewed 4/13/12; denied.
2012 Fire TAG recommendation to approve (4/6/12)
2012 Fire TAG denied; refer to Fire Marshal for action in their WAC
Approve as submitted (4-25-12)