The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is proposing to adopt emergency regulations affecting the exterior design, construction, installation and alteration of any new or used manufactured home, mobilehome , multifamily manufactured home or commercial modular designated for installation in Wildland Urban Interface Fire Areas in California. The proposed emergency regulations are adopted into California Code of Regulations, Title 25, Chapter 3, Subchapter 2, and adopt by reference portions of the California Code of Regulations, Title 24, California Building Code, Part 2, Chapter 7A.
All property owners, developers and retailers who plan on building a home in these areas should familiarize themselves with these requirements. To review the information please visit these websites and their respective links:
LATEST UPDATES ON PROPOSAL
Anticipated Effective Dates for New Manufactured Unit and Mobilehome Park Ignition-Resistant Construction Standards Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) Emergency Regulations 09-01-2008 CA Building Code Chapter 7A