State Building Official:
Joseph Cassidy, P.E.
Acting State Building Inspector
Division of Construction Services
Office of the State Building Inspector
450 Columbus Boulevard, Suite 1303
Hartford, CT 06103
Pursuant to the requirements of Connecticut General Statues § 29-252, the State Building Inspector and the Codes and Standards Committee are responsible for adoption of a State Building Code based on a nationally recognized model building code.
Please review the information found here for code adoption and effective dates:
The tall mass timber provisions went into effect in 2022.
No apparent amendments.
The State Building Inspector, State Fire Marshal and the Codes and Standards Committee announce intent to adopt the 2021 State Building and Fire Safety Codes based on the 2021 editions of the International Code Council (ICC) and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) documents. Technical review of these codes will be conducted by the Committee’s Code Adoption Subcommittee (CAS) along with DAS staff. This review is currently underway as of February, 2022 to adopt the 2021 I-Codes, including the Tall Mass Timber provisions by October, 2022.
Page last updated: January 2022