Uniform Statewide Building Code; emergency communication equipment. (HB2554)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. Bob Brink (D-Arlington), Del. Al Eisenberg (D-Arlington), and Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Statewide Building Code; emergency communication equipment. Requires all new commercial, industrial, institutional, and multifamily buildings to be constructed or equipped so that emergency public safety personnel may send and receive emergency communications from within them. Currently, the Board of Housing and Community Development is directed to promulgate regulations as part of the Statewide Building Code to require that commercial, industrial, and multifamily structures be so designed or equipped. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070215527
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/2007Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing (Suit)
01/17/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2554)
01/30/2007Letter sent to Housing Study Commission