FIRE PREVENTION AND BUILDING SAFETY COMMISSION
the Fire Prevention and Building Safety Commission
Purpose: The purpose of this nonrule policy document is to clarify the effect of the addition of one or more balconies to an R-2 structure with regard to sprinkler system requirements.
Interpretation: The addition of only one or more balconies, each of which does not exceed 100 square feet in total area, to an existing, nonsprinklered, R-2 occupancy is permitted without either the balconies or the existing building being protected by a sprinkler system in accordance with Section 903 of the 2008 Indiana Building Code.
Posted: 02/29/2012 by Legislative Services Agency
Composed: May 22,2013 6:34:40PM EDT
version of this document.