Building Code and Fire Code Exemptions for Temporary Health and Residential Facilities
The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing filed Ontario Regulation 141/20, an Emergency Order made under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act establishing that, for the purposes of expediting construction, temporary health and residential facilities that are being constructed or converted in response to the COVID-19 emergency, are exempt from compliance with the Building Code and building permit processes under the Building Code Act, 1992 as well as compliance with certain bylaws and approvals required under the Planning Act.
Original Article Source Credits: Ministry of the Solicitor General , http://www.mcscs.jus.gov.on.ca/
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Original Article Posted on: April 14, 2020
Link to Original Article: http://www.mcscs.jus.gov.on.ca/english/OfficeFireMarshal/AcademicStandardsandEvaluation/Communiqu%C3%A9s/BuildingCodeandFireCodeExemptionsTemporaryHealthandResidentialFacilities.html