Fire Codes & Standards

Adoption of Updated International Fire Code - Ordinance No. 4486 and Ordinance No. 4499

An ordinance of the City of Mesquite, Texas, amending chapter 6 of the code of the City of Mesquite by deleting sections 6-1 through 6-6 in their entirety and adding new sections 6-1 through 6-6 thereby adopting the International Fire Code, 2015 edition, by providing certain amendments and deletions thereto; providing for an effective date; providing for a penalty not to exceed two thousand ($2,000.00) dollars for each offense; providing for a repeal clause; providing for a severability clause; and declaring an effective date.

To view a complete copy of Ordinance No. 4486 and Ordinance No. 4499, use PDF link: Ordinance 4486 and Ordinance 4499

                                          Referenced Codes and Standards

2015 International Fire Code

IFC 2015

NFPA 13 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems Handbook 2013 edition


NFPA 25 - Water-Based Fire Protection Systems 2014 edition


NFPA 72 - National Fire Alarm code Handbook 2013 edition

For a complete list of referenced standards please refer to the
2015 International Fire Code - Chapter 80 Referenced Standards

Other Fire Code related Ordinances: