Filed with the secretary of state on February 1, 2022  
These rules take effect immediately upon filing with the secretary of state unless  
adopted under section 33, 44, or 45a(9) of the administrative procedures act of 1969,  
1969 PA 306, MCL 24.233, 24.244, or 24.245a. Rules adopted under these sections  
become effective 7 days after filing with the secretary of state.  
(By authority conferred on the director of the department of licensing and regulatory  
affairs by section 4 of the Stille-DeRossett-Hale single state construction code act, 1972  
PA 230, MCL 125.1504, and Executive Reorganization Order Nos. 2003-1, 2008-4, and  
2011-4, MCL 445.2011, 445.2025, and 445.2030)  
R 408.30500 of the Michigan Administrative Code is amended, as follows:  
R 408.30500 Applicable code.  
Rule 500. The provisions of the international residential code, 2015 edition, including  
appendices A, B, C, D, E, F, G, J, K, N, O, P, R, and S except for Sections R 104.2, R  
104.3, R 104.5, R 104.7, R 104.8, R 104.8.1, R 105.3, R 105.3.1, R 105.3.2, R 105.6, R  
105.9, R 108.3, R 108.4, R 108.5, R 108.6, R 109.1, R 112.2, R 112.3, R 112.4, R 113.1  
to R 113.3, R 113.4, R 114.1 and R 114.2, R 313.1.1 to R 313.2.1, R 602.11, R 602.12,  
N1102.3.2, tables R 507.2.3, N1101.12.3(3) and figure R 507.2.1(2), R 507.2.3(1), R  
507.2.3(2), and R 507.2.4, sections M1411.8, G2411.1.1.1 to G2411.1.1.5, G2439.7.2,  
P2503.9, P2709.2.3, P2904.1.1 to P2904.8.2, P2905.1, P2905.2, figure P2904.2.4.2, table  
P2904.2.2, tables P2904.6.2(1) to P2904.6.2(9), P3009.1 to P3009.11.1, E3902.15,  
E3902.16, E3902.17, and AJ102.4, the IBC-2015, IECC-2015, IMC-2015, IPC-2015,  
NFPA 70-2014 listed in chapter 44 govern the construction, alteration, relocation,  
demolition, use, and occupancy of buildings and structures, and, with the exceptions  
noted, the international residential code is adopted by reference in these rules. All  
references to the International Building Code, International Residential Code,  
International Energy Conservation Code, National Electrical Code, International Existing  
Building Code, International Mechanical Code, and International Plumbing Code mean  
the Michigan Building Code, Michigan Residential Code, Michigan Energy Code,  
Michigan Electrical Code, Michigan Rehabilitation Code for Existing Buildings,  
Michigan Mechanical Code, and Michigan Plumbing Code, respectively. The code is  
available for inspection and purchase at the Department of Licensing and Regulatory  
Affairs, Bureau of Construction Codes, 611 W. Ottawa St., 1st Floor Ottawa Building,  
January 5, 2022  
Lansing, Michigan 48933. The code may be purchased from the International Code  
of adoption of these rules of $118.00.