Provides background information and educational materials to help state officials promote the adoption and enforcement of state and local model building codes that contain the latest seismic provisions. These codes can reduce the damage that will occur when future earthquakes strike at-risk parts of the country. It is intended for state earthquake program managers and hazard mitigation officers in the emergency management agencies of the states and territories prone to earthquakes. It is designed to help you convince your state and local governments that codes are effective, inexpensive, and a good investment for the future of our communities. Illustrated.Appendix A State State Code Name Basis* Edition *Model code on which state code is based. ... Code BNBC 1992 Delaware None (done at county level) Dist. of Columbia DC Building Code Supplement BNBC 1990 Florida SBC, EPCOT, So.
|Title||:||Promoting the Adoption and Enforcement of Seismic Building Codes|
|Author||:||Robert B. Olshansky|
|Publisher||:||FEMA - 1998|