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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 13. Housing
Agency 5. Department of Housing And Community Development
Chapter 51. Virginia Statewide Fire Prevention Code

Documents Incorporated by Reference (13VAC5-51).

American National Standards Institute, 25 West 43rd Street, Fourth Floor, New York, NY 10036 (

ANSI Z21.69/CSA 6.16-09, Connectors for Movable Gas Appliances

ANSI/CGA P-18, Standard for Bulk Inert Gas Systems

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Two Park Avenue, New York, NY 10016-5990 (

ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code-2010/2011 addenda

ASME A17.1-16/CSA B44-16, Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators

ASTM International, 100 Barr Harbor Drive, West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959 (

ASTM D 92-12b, Standard Test Method for Flash and Fire Points by Cleveland Open Cup

ASTM E 84-2013A, Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials

ASTM E 108-2011, Standard Test Method for Fire Tests of Roof Coverings

ASTM E 1354-2016, Standard Test Method for Heat and Visible Smoke Release Rates for Materials and Products Using an Oxygen Consumption Calorimeter

ASTM E 1537-15, Standard Test Method for Fire Testing of Upholstered Furniture

ASTM E 1590-13, Standard Test Method for Fire Testing of Mattresses

State of California Department of Consumer Affairs, Bureau of Electronics and Appliance Repair, Home Furnishings and Thermal Insulation, 4244 South Market Court, Suite D, Sacramento, CA 95834-1243 (

California Technical Bulletin 129-1992

California Technical Bulletin 133-1991

Compressed Gas Association, 14501 George Carter Way, Suite 103, Chantilly, VA 20151 (

ANSI/P-18-2006, Standard for Bulk Inert Gas Systems

CGA C-6-2001, Standards for Visual Inspection of Steel Compressed Gas Cylinders, Eighth Edition

European Committee for Standardization (EN), Central Secretariat, Rue de Stassart 36, B-10 50 Brussels (

EN 1081, 1998 Resilient Floor Coverings-Determination of the Electrical Resistance

International Code Council, Inc., 500 New Jersey Avenue, NW, 6th Floor, Washington, DC 20001-2070 (

International Fire Code - 2018 Edition

International Fuel Gas Code - 2018 Edition

International Residential Code - 2018 Edition

National Fire Protection Association, 1 Batterymarch Park, Quincy, MA 02169-7471 (

NFPA 2-16, Hydrogen Technologies Code

NFPA 11-16, Standard for Low-, Medium- and High-Expansion Foam

NFPA 12-15, Standard on Carbon Dioxide Extinguishing Systems

NFPA 12A-15, Standard on Halon 1301 Fire Extinguishing Systems

NFPA 13-16, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems

NFPA 13D-13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes

NFPA 13R-16, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in Low Rise Residential Occupancies

NFPA 14-16, Standard for the Installation of Standpipe and Hose Systems

NFPA 16-15, Standard for the Installation of Foam-Water Sprinkler and Foam-Water Spray Systems

NFPA 17-17, Standard for Dry Chemical Extinguishing Systems

NFPA 17A-17, Standard for Wet Chemical Extinguishing Systems

NFPA 20, Standard for the Installation of Stationary Pumps for Fire Protection

NFPA 25-17, Standard for Inspection, Testing and Maintenance of Water-based Fire Protection Systems

NFPA 30-18, Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code

NFPA 30A-18, Code for Motor Fuel Dispensing Facilities and Repair Garages

NFPA 30B-15, Code for the Manufacture and Storage of Aerosol Products

NFPA 31-16, Standard for the Installation of Oil-Burning Equipment

NFPA 32-16, Standard for Drycleaning Plants

NFPA 34-15, Standard for Dipping, Coating and Printing Processes Using Flammable or Combustible Liquids

NFPA 35-16, Standard for the Manufacture of Organic Coatings

NFPA 45-15, Standard on Fire Protection for Laboratories Using Chemicals

NFPA 52-16, Vehicular Gaseous Fuel System Code

NFPA 55-16, Compressed Gases and Cryogenic Fluids Code

NFPA 58-17, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code

NFPA 59A-16, Standard for the Production, Storage and Handling of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

NFPA 69-14, Standard on Explosion Prevention Systems

NFPA 70-17, National Electrical Code

NFPA 72-16, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code

NFPA 80-16, Standard for Fire Doors and Other Opening Protectives

NFPA 86-15, Standard for Ovens and Furnaces

NFPA 96-17, Standard for Ventilation Control and Fire Protection of Commercial Cooking Operations

NFPA 110-16, Standard for Emergency and Standby Power Systems

NFPA 111-13, Standard on Stored Electrical Energy Emergency and Standby Power Systems

NFPA 211-16, Standard for Chimneys, Fireplaces, Vents and Solid Fuel-Burning Appliances

NFPA 286-15, Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Evaluating Contribution of Wall and Ceiling Interior Finish to Room Fire Growth

NFPA 303-16, Fire Protection Standard for Marinas and Boatyards

NFPA 495-18, Explosives Materials Code

NFPA 701-15, Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Flame - Propagation of Textiles and Films

NFPA 704-17, Standard System for Identification of the Hazards of Materials for Emergency Response

NFPA 720-15, Standard for the Installation of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Detection and Warning Equipment

NFPA 853-15, Installation of Stationary Fuel Cell Power Systems

NFPA 1123-18, Code for Fireworks Display

NFPA 1124-17, Code for the Manufacture, Transportation, Storage, and Retail Sales of Fireworks and Pyrotechnic Articles

NFPA 1126-16, Standard for the Use of Pyrotechnics Before a Proximate Audience

NFPA 2001-15, Standard on Clean Agent Fire Extinguishing Systems

NFPA 2010-15, Standard for Fixed Aerosol Fire-Extinguishing Systems

Underwriters Laboratories, Inc., 333 Pfingsten Road, Northbrook, IL 60062 (

UL 80-07 , Steel Tanks for Oil-Burner Fuels and Other Combustible Liquids-with revisions through August 2009

UL 87A-12, Outline of Investigation for Power-Operated Dispensing Devices for Gasoline and Gasoline/ethanol Blends with Nominal Ethanol Concentrations up to 85 Percent

UL 142-06, Steel Aboveground Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids-with revisions through February 12, 2010

UL 199E-04, Outline of Investigation for Fire Testing of Sprinklers and Water Spray Nozzles for Protection of Deep Fat Fryers

UL 217-06, Single and Multiple Station Smoke Alarms-with revisions through April 2012

UL 710B-2011, Recirculating Systems

UL 790-04, Standard Test Methods for Fire Tests of Roof Coverings-with revisions through October 2008

UL 1278-00, Standard for Movable and Wall- or Ceiling-Hung Electric Room Heaters, Third Edition, June 21, 2000

UL 1315-95, Standard for Safety for Metal Waste Paper Containers-with revisions through September 2012

UL 1805-2002, Standard for Laboratory Hoods and Cabinets

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