11 NCAC 07 .0201             PLAN REVIEW

All plans and specifications for new state‑owned buildings and renovations and additions to existing buildings shall be submitted to the State Property Fire Insurance Fund Division.  The division shall determine whether the plans and specifications are in compliance with the minimum requirements of the North Carolina Building Code and Standard Fire Codes.  In addition, greater than minimum requirements may be required in order to better assure protection for buildings and safety of occupants, as well as to meet underwriting standards for insurability.  The Division shall inform the designer of code violations and deficiencies and any corrections that may be necessary.  Upon final approval of the plans and specifications by the division, letters of approval shall be sent to the designer and to the Office of State Construction in the Department of Administration.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 58-2-40; 58-31-40;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Readopted Eff. May 12, 1978;

Amended Eff. October 1, 1988.