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Codes in Virginia
The Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code adopts the ICC body of codes, replaces the Administrative Chapter 1 in entirety, and provides for many technical state amendments to each chapter. The 2012 editions are effective July 14, 2014 and are accessible below. 

2012 Virginia Administrative Provisions and Technical Amendments to the adopted ICC body of codes:       

The International Code Council publishes the Virginia Codes in entirety (administrative chapter and amendments included). These are available for purchase through the ICC website or you may access them as ‘read only’ online through following the links below:

2012 Editions Online Follow this link

2012 Virginia Codes

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