The following codes and standards are adopted by reference including subsequent amendments. Copies of these publications can be obtained from the various organizations at the addresses listed:

(1)           The North Carolina State Building Code, current edition, all volumes. Copies of this code may be purchased from the N.C. Department of Insurance Engineering Division located at 410 North Boylan Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27603 at a cost of four hundred eight dollars ($408.00).

(2)           The National Fire Protection Association codes and standards listed below, current editions. Copies of these codes and standards may be obtained from the National Fire Protection Association, 1 Batterymarch Park, PO Box 9101, Quincy, MA 02269-9101 at the cost shown for each code or standard listed.

(a)           10           Portable Fire Extinguishers                                                                                $29.75

(b)           13           Installation of Sprinkler Systems                                                                     $42.75

(c)           20           Installation of Centrifugal Fire Pumps                                                            $29.75

(d)           22           Water Tanks for Private Fire Protection                                                         $29.75

(e)           25           Water-Based Fire Protection Systems                                                             $32.75

(f)            30           Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code                                                   $32.25

(g)           31           Installation of Oil-Burning Equipment                                                           $29.75

(h)           37           Stationary Combustion Engines and Gas Turbines                                       $26.75

(i)            50           Bulk Oxygen Systems at Consumer Sites                                                       $22.25

(j)            53           Fire Hazards in Oxygen-Enriched Atmospheres                                           $29.75

(k)           54           National Fuel Gas Code                                                                                     $35.25

(l)            55           Compressed and Liquefied Gases in Portable Cylinders                              $22.25

(m)          58           Storage and Handling of Liquefied Petroleum Gases                                   $35.25

(n)           59A        Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)                                                                            $26.75

(o)           72           National Fire Alarm Code                                                                                 $42.75

(p)           80           Fire Doors and Windows                                                                                   $29.75

(q)           82           Incinerators, Waste and Linen Handling Systems and Equipment            $22.25

(r)            90A        Installation of Air Conditioning and Ventilating Systems                           $26.75

(s)            90B        Installation of Warm Air Heating and Air Conditioning Systems             $22.25

(t)            92A        Smoke-Control Systems                                                                                    $26.75

(u)           92B        Smoke Management Systems in Malls, Atria, Large Areas                        $26.75

(v)           99           Health Care Facilities                                                                                          $42.75

(w)          101         Safety to Life from Fire in Buildings and Structures                                    $53.50

(x)           101A      Alternative Approaches to Life Safety                                                           $35.25

(y)           105         Smoke-Control Door Assemblies                                                                     $22.25

(z)           110         Emergency and Standby Power Systems                                                        $26.75

(aa)         221         Fire Walls and Fire Barrier Walls                                                                     $22.25

(bb)         241         Construction, Alteration, and Demolition Operations                                  $26.75

(cc)         780         Lightning Protection Code                                                                $29.75

(dd)         801         Facilities Handling Radioactive Materials                                                     $26.75

(3)           American Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engineers, (ASHRAE) HVAC APPLICATIONS, current edition. Copies of this document may be obtained from the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engineers at United Engineer Center, 345 East 47th Street, New York, NY 10017 at a cost of one hundred forty-four dollars ($144.00).


History Note:        Authority G.S. 131E‑149;

Eff. April 1, 2003;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. December 23, 2017.