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Codes and Standards
- S.C. Building Codes Council Adopted Editions of Codes - effective January 1, 2023
- List of Codes and Standards - effective January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2022
List of Codes and Standards - effective July 1, 2016 - December 31, 2019
Title 6, Chapter 9, of the SC Code of Laws requires Counties and Municipalities to enforce the SC Building Code Council Statewide Modifications within their jurisdictions.
SC BCC Statewide Modifications - effective July 1, 2016
SC BCC Statewide Modifications - effective January 1, 2020
SC Building Codes Council News (including implementation of 2018 South Carolina Codes)
The ICC publishes a version of the ICC codes that incorporates the SC Building Code Council Statewide Modifications:
The same law provides exceptions [in 6-9-110] for certain state and school district projects. See the following links for more information on those subjects:
Office of School Facilities [South Carolina Department of Education]
Office of State Engineer [State Fiscal Accountability Authority]