Building And Fire Safety

International Residential Code

The purpose of this code is to provide minimum requirements to safeguard life or limb, health and public welfare.    This code shall apply to the construction, alteration, movement, enlargement, replacement, repair, equipment, use and occupancy, location, removal and demolition of detached one and two family dwellings not more than three stories in height with separate means of egress and their accessory structures.

2012 International Residential Code.

This document is available at the ICC Website

Southern Nevada Amendments to the 2012 International Residential Code

2012 International Residential Code adopting ordinance

The adopting ordinance including amendments specific to the City of Henderson is available under Title 15, Buildings and Construction. 

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