PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
BUILDING CODE COUNCIL
[Filed January 27, 2021, 8:32 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 51-54A WAC, amendment of the 2018 International Fire Code; and chapter 51-50 WAC, amendment to the 2018 International Building Code.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 19.27.074
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: To respond to legislative mandates affecting the fire code per chapter 51-04 WAC and RCW 19.27.074
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: Not applicable.
Process for Developing New Rule: Stakeholder and subject expert technical advisory group review.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Stoyan Bumbalov, Managing Director, P.O. Box 41449, Olympia, WA 98504-1449, phone 360-407-9277, email Stoyan.firstname.lastname@example.org, website www.sbcc.wa.gov.
January 26, 2021