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In 2009, the American Clean Energy and Security Act, aimed at addressing climate change, was passed by the House, but ultimately failed to be voted on in the Senate.It included provisions to improve building codes, which generated some controversies and misunderstandings.The International Code Council (ICC) develops the codes and standards used to construct residential and commercial buildings, including homes and schools.Within the ICC is the IECC which is a subset of the ICC.

Forms may be submitted electronically (verify with your jurisdiction).There are 3 different kinds of building codes: private sector, federal sector, and international.The private sector codes are associated with state and local jurisdiction.In accordance with the Green Communities Act of 2008, Massachusetts is required to update its building code every three years to be consistent with the most recent version of the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC).On June 14, 2016, the Board of Building Regulations and Standards (“Board”) held a public hearing on proposed amendments to the current, Eighth Edition of 780 CMR (the building code) concerning energy standards.

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