Join Paul & Mark down a “rabbit hole” regarding the new valuation threshold announced by DSA and how to apply the unreasonable hardship provisions in 2016 CBC Section 11B-202.4 Path of Travel Requirements in Alterations, Additions, and Structural Repairs. For example, how to determine the 20% accessibility upgrades obligation for additions, alterations and, structural repairs when they are over or under this valuation threshold.
DSA Announces the 2018 Valuation Threshold Update
In accordance with the 2016 California Building Code Chapter 2 definition of Valuation Threshold, the 2018 valuation threshold has increased to $161,298.00. The amount will be updated again in January 2019.
The Valuation Threshold is an annually adjusted figure used in determining the extent of the required path of travel upgrades. Additional information on the valuation threshold for alterations, structural repairs or additions to existing buildings is available on DSA’s Valuation Threshold webpage.
Please contact your DSA Regional Office with any questions.
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DSA Announces February CASp Examination Dates
Those seeking Certified Access Specialist (CASp) certification may now sign up for the next examinations.
February 21, 2018 – Open Book and Closed Book Examinations
Locations: Sacramento (McClellan) and Los Angeles (Hawthorne)
Registration closes: January 22, 2018
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