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Building Code Commission
Mandate Statement

The mandate of the Building Code Commission, pursuant to Section 24 of the Building Code Act, 1992, is to hold hearings and make decisions to resolve disputes between affected parties concerning the sufficiency of compliance with the technical requirements of the Building Code. The Building Code Commission also holds hearings and makes decisions regarding time frame disputes for site inspections and time frame disputes for processing permit applications.
Parties to Building Code Commission hearings are typically builders, developers, architects, engineers, and property owners as applicants, and municipal chief building officials, building inspectors, registered code agencies, health officials, and other affected organizations as respondents.

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Building Code Commission
Mission Statement


The mission of the Building Code Commission is to provide a fair, impartial and timely appeals process for resolution of disputes relating to the technical requirements of the Building Code.