The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is providing notice of proposed regulatory action for the 2022 California Building Standards Code Supplement to be effective July 1, 2024. The proposed building standards are for the 2022 California Building Code (CBC), Part 2; CBC Chapter 11A Housing Accessibility (Access), Part 2; California Plumbing Code (CPC), Part 5; and California Green Building Standards Code (CALGreen), Part 11.

The California Building Standards Commission (CBSC) will hold virtual Code Advisory Committee (CAC) meetings for Access; CALGreen; Building, Fire, & Other and Structural Design/Lateral Forces (BFO-SDLF); Plumbing, Electrical, Mechanical and Energy (PEME), on the following dates:

  • Feb. 2-3, 2023: Chapter 11A Housing Accessibility, Part 2;
  • Feb. 8-10, 2023: California Green Building Standards Code, Part 11;
  • March 1-2, 2023: California Building Code, Part 2; and
  • March 15-16, 2023: California Building Code, Part 5.

Registration information and meeting notices can be found here. The CAC will provide special technical review and recommendations on the proposals to CBSC and HCD.