Classification Of Buildings By Construction Type

This is Chapter 13-60 of the Chicago Code, titled “Classification Of Buildings By Construction Type.” It is part of Title 13, titled “Buildings And Construction.” It contains 21 laws. It’s comprised of the following 21 sections.

§ 13-60-010
Construction types
§ 13-60-020
Type I, fire-resistive construction
§ 13-60-030
Type II, noncombustible construction
§ 13-60-040
Type III, exterior protected construction
§ 13-60-050
Type III-A, heavy timber construction
§ 13-60-060
Type III-B and III-C, ordinary construction
§ 13-60-070
Type IV, combustible frame construction
§ 13-60-080
Mixed types of construction
§ 13-60-090
Fire-resistive values
§ 13-60-100
Types of construction – Fire-resistive requirements
§ 13-60-110
Exception to fire protection
§ 13-60-120
Supporting members – Fire-resistive value
§ 13-60-130
Elevator framing – Exception to fire protection
§ 13-60-140
Lintels – Exception to fire protection
§ 13-60-150
Supporting wall facing – Fire protection provisions
§ 13-60-160
Mezzanine – Fire protection provisions
§ 13-60-170
Basement construction – Fire-resistive requirements
§ 13-60-180
Basement columns and bearing walls – Noncombustible materials required
§ 13-60-190
Sub-basement floor construction requirements
§ 13-60-200
Floor construction
§ 13-60-210
Driveways and loading spaces