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(a) A municipality or other political subdivision may not require or enforce, as a prerequisite for granting or approving a building or construction permit or certificate of occupancy, an amendment to a code described by Section 1202.151.
(b) On the petition of a local building official and after a hearing, the council may require a reasonable amendment to a building code group described by Section 1202.151(b)(1) or (2) that the council determines to be essential for public health and safety. The amendment shall be applied uniformly on a statewide basis.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Texas Occupations Code - OCC § 1202.153. Building Code Amendment: Municipality or Other Political Subdivision - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/tx/occupations-code/occ-sect-1202-153.html
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