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  • APPENDIXK
    CONSTRUCTION REQUIREMENTS FOR EXISTING AMBULATORY CARE FACILITIES

    The provisions contained in this appendix are not mandatory unless specifically referenced in the adopting ordinance.

    SECTIONK101
    GENERAL

    K101.1 Scope.

    The provisions of this chapter shall apply to existing buildings containing ambulatory care facilities in addition to the requirements of Chapter 11 of the International Fire Code. Where the provisions of this chapter conflict with either the construction requirements in Chapter 11 of the International Fire Code or the construction requirements that applied at the time of construction, the most restrictive provision shall apply.

    K101.2 Intent.

    The intent of this appendix is to provide a minimum degree of fire and life safety to persons occupying and existing buildings containing ambulatory care facilities where such buildings do not comply with the minimum requirements of the International Building Code.