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December

2010 Annual Conference and Code Development Hearings

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    2010 Chapter Training Benefit
    Each chapter in compliance with CP-10 is entitled to an educational benefit. For 2010, the Chapter Training Benefit will consist of one day of training at 50 percent off the listed price for courses and workbooks. Full Story

New Products

    2009 Green Residential Building Study Companion   
    This is a comprehensive study guide to assist the user in the review and application of the ICC 700-2008 National Green Building Standard (NGBS), and the referenced code sections in the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC). It's one of several new products available at the ICC bookstore. Full Story

MCP Spotlight

    Evidence of Excellence
    The International Code Council's Master Code Profesional (MCP) designation is the "gold standard" for demonstrating proficiency in the code profession. Read the names of individuals who received this desgination this year, and find out how you can obtain this prestigious certification. Full Story

Significant Changes to I-Codes

    2009 International Residential Code
    A modification to soil tests (Section R 401.4) has been made to the 2009 International Residential Code (IRC). The revised text defines the necessary criteria for requiring a soil test in more objective terms based on available scientific data. Full Story

Building Valuation Data

    August 2010 Update
    The International Code Council provides current Building Valuation Data (BVD) for its members. The BVD will be updated at six-month intervals, with the next update in February 2011. Full Story