Fire-resistive Requirements

This is Chapter 15-8 of the Chicago Code, titled “Fire-resistive Requirements.” It is part of Title 15, titled “Fire Prevention.” It contains 76 laws. It’s comprised of the following 76 sections.

§ 15-8-010
Fire walls
§ 15-8-020
Definition
§ 15-8-030
Construction
§ 15-8-040
Offset construction
§ 15-8-050
Parapets
§ 15-8-060
Openings
§ 15-8-070
Exterior walls – Requirements
§ 15-8-080
Exterior walls – Construction
§ 15-8-081
Exterior insulating and finish systems
§ 15-8-082
Test data required
§ 15-8-083
Multistory buildings
§ 15-8-084
Required fastening
§ 15-8-085
Labeling
§ 15-8-086
Moisture control
§ 15-8-090
Sloping walls
§ 15-8-100
Parapets
§ 15-8-110
Protection of openings
§ 15-8-120
Protection of stairs, shafts and vertical openings
§ 15-8-130
Enclosure partitions
§ 15-8-140
Stairway enclosures
§ 15-8-150
Elevator and escalator enclosures
§ 15-8-160
Enclosure of pipe shafts and ducts
§ 15-8-170
Enclosure of wells and chutes
§ 15-8-180
Protection of openings
§ 15-8-190
Enclosure of heating plants and boiler rooms
§ 15-8-200
Protection not required
§ 15-8-210
Two-hour protection required
§ 15-8-220
One-hour protection required
§ 15-8-230
Protection of openings
§ 15-8-240
Other enclosures and separations
§ 15-8-250
Partitions
§ 15-8-260
Fire-resistive requirements
§ 15-8-270
Subdividing partitions
§ 15-8-280
Exterior trim
§ 15-8-290
Definition
§ 15-8-300
Cornices, gutters and leaders
§ 15-8-310
Balconies and bay windows
§ 15-8-320
Porches
§ 15-8-321
Decks
§ 15-8-322
Balconies
§ 15-8-323
Weather-protected entries
§ 15-8-324
Open stairs
§ 15-8-325
Fire-protective treatments and coatings
§ 15-8-330
Roof coverings
§ 15-8-340
Classification
§ 15-8-350
Materials
§ 15-8-360
Use
§ 15-8-370
Interior wall and ceiling finish and trim
§ 15-8-380
Interior wall and ceiling finishes
§ 15-8-390
Interior trim
§ 15-8-400
Classification of materials
§ 15-8-410
General requirements
§ 15-8-420
Requirements for interior wall and ceiling finish
§ 15-8-430
Interior trim
§ 15-8-440
Floor coverings
§ 15-8-450
Flooring
§ 15-8-460
Sleepers
§ 15-8-470
Insulation
§ 15-8-480
Fire-resistive or noncombustible construction
§ 15-8-490
Heavy timber construction
§ 15-8-500
Stairways and exitways
§ 15-8-510
Roof structures
§ 15-8-520
Skylights and monitors
§ 15-8-530
Penthouses
§ 15-8-540
Mansard and sloping roofs
§ 15-8-550
Towers
§ 15-8-560
Miscellaneous roof structures
§ 15-8-570
Firestopping
§ 15-8-580
Materials
§ 15-8-590
Walls and partitions
§ 15-8-600
Roof spaces
§ 15-8-610
Stairs
§ 15-8-620
Floors and roofs
§ 15-8-630
Chimneys
§ 15-8-640
Pipes and shafts
§ 15-8-660
Air intakes in courts and yards