CO & NE Legislatures Take Action on Building Codes

Originally published by: ASHRAEMay 3, 2019

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Colorado

Colorado HB 1260 passed the Senate and would require local building codes to include the most recent three editions of the IECC.

Nebraska

Nebraska legislators have sent a bill to Governor Pete Ricketts that would update the state's energy codes for residential and commercial buildings for the first time in a decade. The bill, LB 405, updates the state energy codes from the 2009 edition to the 2018 edition of the International Energy Conservation Codes and requires counties and cities within the state to notify the State Energy Office upon amending or modifying local building or construction codes.