The 8 th Edition Residential Code is comprised of the International Residential Code 2009 (IRC) and a separate package of Massachusetts amendments to the IRC. The IRC is sold by the International Code Council www.iccsafe.org and the Massachusetts amendments package is sold by the State Bookstore (617-727-2834).
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- 8th Residential Code (February 2011)
- Amendments to the 8th Residential Code (February 2011)
57.02.3.5.1, mechanical fasteners for gypsum ceilings