housing code


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housing code

A local ordinance that establishes minimum health and safety levels for existing housing.Contrast with building codes,which address new construction.

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The Housing Code of the Russian Federation will introduce the concept of a gross violation, after which the management organization will be deprived of the home in which it was committed, or even a license.
The draft amendments to the Housing Code, Code of Administrative Responsibility and Code of Violations allowing the people in the regions to earn from leasing their apartments passed the third reading in the parliament committee for economic and fiscal policy on Tuesday.
Rental housing code update, board priorities and work plan.
Where properties are not validly registered owners and agents may not receive complaint notifications, notices of violations issued, or other notices issued by HPD regarding Housing Code enforcement activities.
In late October this year, a 20-year-old pre-medical American student, Ramie Abounaja, was in his room, studying, when a university police officer barged in and demanded that Ramie remove a Palestinian flag from his dorm window, with administrators claiming that the flag violated their housing code, even though there were countless other national flags hanging from dorm rooms there.
The parliamentary committee on transport, communications, architecture and construction considered a draft law on the amendments to the Housing Code of Kyrgyzstan on October 14.
The proposals are to be enshrined in a new Housing Code, an unprecedented piece of legislation for Bulgaria.
Boston, Massachusetts, has designed a centralized web-based system that allows doctors or nurses to make referrals for city housing code inspections and to then receive e-mail updates on the status of the case.
Worcester's Union Hill neighborhood has had more than its share of trouble in recent years, from housing code violations and crime to a fire that took the life of Firefighter Jon D.
For your own protection, only buy from a builder who is registered with an accredited body such as the National House-Building Council (NHBC), and is covered by its Sheltered Housing Code.
Paul, Minnesota, Pioneer Press ran a series of articles detailing the continuing blight caused by the city's unwillingness or inability to effectively enforce its municipal housing code.
To obtain this certification, the tested skylights were required to meet wind load tests instituted by the International Residential Code (IRC) and the International Housing Code (IHC), and sustain winds in excess of 130 mph.
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