A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO AMEND THE APPLICABILITY OF THE ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE TO CERTAIN EXISTING NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS, TO CLARIFY STORMWATER PROGRAM IMPERVIOUS SURFACE CALCULATIONS FOR REDEVELOPMENT, TO CREATE AN EXEMPTION FROM THE NORTH CAROLINA ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT FOR THE REOCCUPATION OF AN EXISTING BUILDING OR FACILITY, AND TO AMEND THE STATUTE GOVERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE RURAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIVISION.
Requires the Building Code Council (Council) to adopt an energy conservation building code and an energy conservation part for the State Building Code Residential Code that is identical to the 2009 State Building Code Energy Conservation Code and the energy conservation part in the 2009 State Building Code Residential Code. Effective when those rules become effective, requires the Council to repeal the 2012 State Building Code Energy Conservation Code and the energy conservation part of the 2012 State Building Code Residential Code.
Prohibits specified corrective and punitive actions from being taken because of a violation of (1) the 2012 State Building Code Energy Conservation Code if it would not have also been a violation of the 2009 State Building Code Energy Conservation Code or (2) the energy conservation part of the 2012 State Building Code Residential Code if it would not have also been a violation of the 2009 State Building Code Residential Code.
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