A discussion of the purposes of building codes begins this chapter that outlines the Uniform Codes Act and the state minimum standard codes. The chapter continues by advising city officials of the proper administration of codes and enforcement and by discussing the regulatory fees that may be charged.
About the Authors
This chapter was prepared by the Construction Codes and Industrialized Buildings staff within the Georgia Department of Community Affairs. Contributors to this section include Ted Miltiades, Director of the Office of Construction Codes and Industrialized Buildings; Max Rietschier, Building Codes Consultant; Anthony Claffey, Building Codes Consultant; and Bill Towson, Building Codes Consultant.