Allen Kerr, State Insurance Commissioner
1200 West Third Street
Little Rock, AR 72201-1904
Phone: (501) 371-2600 or 1-800-282-9134
Codes are adopted and enforced locally. All local jurisdictions can make amendments they deem necessary in their jurisdictions.
No apparent disadvantages at this time.
No current plan to update to the 2015 I-Codes.
Upon investigation of various communities, code adoptions ranged from the 2006 to the 2012 editions of the code. The International Code Council (ICC) publishes the Arkansas Building Codes, which are based on the ICC versions of the I-Codes.