Missouri Department of Public Safety
Office of the State Fire Marshal
Missouri Division of Fire Safety (mo.gov)
Although most relevant building codes are adopted locally, the state adopts codes for state owned buildings. The Architecture Practice Act in Missouri directs architects to design to the 2009 International Building Code. There is no legislation in place, but many local jurisdictions typically adopt new codes on a 6-year cycle.
Code amendments do not involve subjects impacting wood construction.
Varies for each jurisdiction.
Many local jurisdictions adopt a new code on a 6-year cycle.
Kansas City and St. Louis both adopt the 2018 edition of the IBC and IRC.
Page last updated: December 2022