Building Codes for Affordable Housing

Construction and Codes

Resolved that NAHB ask the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development to withhold federal grants and loans to those states that use building codes that exceed the national model building codes and to apply the same restriction to any other stand-alone law that deals with a building code.

Resolution originally adopted: 1992.5, Resolution No. 19

Committee with primary jurisdiction:

  • Construction, Codes & Standards Committee
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