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Model Building Codes, Utility Codes, Etc.

Reference Number: MTAS-87
Tennessee Code Annotated
Reviewed Date: October 18, 2017
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T.C.A. § 6-54-119 requires municipalities to retain as public records a copy of any standardardized code they adopt.  State law requires that citations for violations of standardized model codes contain a notation identifying specifically where a copy of the code is located and the hours during which it may be inspected. T.C.A. §§ 6-54-501, et seq.