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Subsection [F] 903. of the International Building Code is hereby amended to read as follows.

[F] 903. Attics. Attic protection shall be provided as follows:

1. Attics that are used or intended for living purposes or storage shall be protected by an automatic sprinkler system.

2. Where fuel-fired equipment is installed in an unsprinklered attic, not fewer than one quick-response intermediate temperature sprinkler shall be installed above the equipment.

3. Where located in a building of Type III, Type IV or Type V construction, regardless of height, attics shall comply with one of the following:

a) Provide automatic sprinkler system protection.

b) Construct the attic using noncombustible materials.

c) Construct the attic using fire-retardant-treated wood complying with Section 2303.2 of the International Building Code.

d) Fill the attic with noncombustible insulation.

(Ord. 19-27 § 28, 2019.)