DRA Guide to Decisions and Interpretations of the Council

This document is intended as a guide to the procedures for approving design packages and construction documents for the Texas Industrialized Housing and Buildings (IHB) program and to the interpretations and decisions of the Texas Industrialized Building Code Council as they affect plan review and approval. This guide is not intended as a replacement for the statute and rules governing the Texas IHB program. It is the responsibility of each registrant to review the actual statute and rules to assure a complete understanding of the requirements of the Texas IHB program as they relate to design review agencies (DRA’s).

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DRA Guide TABLE OF CONTENTS

PART 1 - GENERAL

PART 2 - PLAN REVIEW AND APPROVAL

PART 3 - DRA MONITORING

PART 4 - COUNCIL DECISIONS AND INTERPRETATIONS

Appendix A – Alteration Procedures

Appendix B – Recertification Procedures