Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Building Codes Division

Rule Rule 918-008-0030
Proposed Code Amendment Requirements


All proposed code amendments are submitted to the division in writing or on a division-approved form.


Under ORS 455.030 (Rulemaking)(4), all proposed code amendments must provide justification and the particular circumstances requiring the amendments. Additionally, proposed code amendments must conform to the policies contained in ORS 455.020 (Purpose).


The division screens proposed code amendments to determine whether they substantially meet the requirements of 918-008-0060 (Proposed Code Amendments Criteria). Proposed code amendments not substantially meeting the requirements of 918-008-0060 (Proposed Code Amendments Criteria) may be returned to the applicant with specific reasons included in the returned application.
[Publications: Publications referenced are available from the agency.]

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Jun. 8, 2021