B-1.1, r. 2 - Construction Code

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1.07. A prefabricated building must not be sold, rented, exchanged or acquired, unless it has been certified to Standard CAN/CSA-A277, “Procedure for Factory Certification of Buildings”, published by the Canadian Standards Association.
O.C. 953-2000, s. 7; O.C. 961-2002, s. 4; O.C. 293-2008, s. 1; O.C. 858-2012, s. 5; O.C. 347-2015, s. 1.
1.07. The Code is amended in Division C of Volume 1
(0.1)  by replacing “9” in Sentence (3) of Article 1.2.1.1. by “11”.
(1)  by replacing “2.2.7. Review of Work” in the Table of Contents of Part 2 by “2.2.7. Declaration of Construction Work”;
(2)  by replacing “2.3.1. Documentation of Alternative Solutions” in the Table of Contents of Part 2 by “2.3.1. Approval of Alternative Solutions”;
(3)  in Article 2.2.2.1., by replacing Sentences (2) and (3) by the following:
“(2) Plans and specifications shall be required for construction work on a building, part of a building or equipment intended for use by the public to which Chapter I of the Construction Code applies when information is required with regard to the work under Subsections 2.2.2. to 2.2.6.
(3) Plans shall be drawn to scale and shall, with the specifications, indicate the nature and extent of the work or proposed occupancy in sufficient detail to establish that, when completed, the work and the proposed occupancy will conform to the Code referred to in section 1.01 of Chapter I of the Construction Code.
(4) When proposed work is modified during construction, information on the changes shall conform to the requirements of this Section.”;
(4)  in Article 2.2.4.2., by striking out “submitted with the application to build” in Sentence (1);
(5)  in Article 2.2.4.3., by striking out “submitted with the application to build” in Sentence (1);
(6)  in Article 2.2.4.6.
(a) by striking out “submitted with the application to build or excavate” in Sentence (1);
(b) by replacing Sentence (2) by the following:
“(2) Evidence that justifies the information on the drawings shall be available for verification purposes.”;
(7)  by replacing Subsection 2.2.7. by the following:
“2.2.7. Declaration of Construction Work
2.2.7.1. Application
(1) The general contractor or, in the general contractor’s absence, the specialized contractor or the owner-builder shall declare to the Régie du bâtiment du Québec all construction work performed on a building or facility intended for use by the public and to which Chapter I of the Construction Code applies.
(2) Sentence (1) does not apply to construction work declared under subparagraph 1.1 of the first paragraph of section 120 of the Act respecting land use planning and development (chapter A-19.1) or under another chapter of the Construction Code or maintenance or repair work to which Chapter I of the Construction Code applies.
2.2.7.2. Sending of the Declaration
(1) The declaration required under Article 2.2.7.1. shall be sent to the Régie du bâtiment du Québec not later than the twentieth day of the month following the date on which work starts.
2.2.7.3. Form
(1) The declaration of work is permitted to be made on the form provided by the Régie du bâtiment du Québec or on any other document clearly and legibly completed for that purpose.
2.2.7.4. Content
(1) The declaration shall contain
(a) the address of the building or facility intended for use by the public, if applicable, and the lot number of the site where the work is performed,
(b) the name, address and telephone number of the person for whom the work is performed,
(c) the name, address, telephone number and licence number of the contractor or owner-builder,
(d) the estimated start and end dates of the construction work,
(e) the nature and type of the work,
(f) the occupancy of the building or facility intended for use by the public, its classification under the Code, the number of storeys and building area, and
(g) the name, address and telephone number of the person who prepared the plans and specifications relating to the construction work.”;
(8)  by replacing Subsection 2.3.1. by the following:
“2.3.1. Approval of Alternative Solutions
2.3.1.1. Conditions for Approval
(1) The proposed alternative solutions shall be approved by the Régie du bâtiment du Québec on the conditions it sets pursuant of section 127 of the Building Act (chapter B-1.1).”.
O.C. 953-2000, s. 7; O.C. 961-2002, s. 4; O.C. 293-2008, s. 1; O.C. 858-2012, s. 5.