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2022 Oregon Fire Code (Draft)

Draft Code Changes to the 2022 Oregon Fire Code 

The below links are Oregon's new code amendments to the 2022 Oregon Fire Code which is based upon the 2021 edition of the International Fire Code as published by the International Code Council (ICC). These documents reflect fire code recommendations made by the Oregon Fire Code Committee which were ratified by the Oregon Fire Code Advisory Board and approved by the State Fire Marshal.

The Office of State Fire Marshal is working with ICC to finalize the 2022 Oregon Fire Code. Additional changes consisting of editorial, sentence structure, layout, grammar and punctuation may occur to the proposed approved document. Once completed, the final document will be available prior to printing. The 2022 Oregon Fire Code has an effective date of October 1, 2022. 

This material contains 2021 International Fire Code which is copyrighted work owned by the International Code Council, Inc with Oregon amendments.  The files are in read only format and are not available for printing.

Copies of the code will be available for purchase through the ICC store after October 1, 2022.

Chapter  1 - Scope and Administration
Chapter  2 - Definitions
Chapter  3 – General Requirements
Chapter  4 – Emergency Planning and Preparedness
Chapter  5 – Fire Service Features
Chapter  6 – Building Services and Systems
Chapter  7 – Fire and Smoke Protection Features
Chapter  8 – Interior Finish, Decorative Materials and Furnishings
Chapter  9 – Fire Protection and Life Safety Systems
Chapter 10 – Means of Egress
Chapter 11 – Fire and Life Safety Requirements for Buildings Constructed Prior to a State Building Code
Chapter 12 – Energy Systems
Chapter 13-19 RESERVED
Chapter 20 – Aviation Facilities
Chapter 21 – Dry Cleaning
Chapter 22 – Combustible Dust-Producing Operations
Chapter 23 – Motor Fuel-Dispensing Facilities and Repair Garages
Chapter 24 – Flammable Finishes
Chapter 25 – Fruit and Crop Ripening
Chapter 26 – Fumigation and Insecticidal Fogging
Chapter 27 – Semiconductor Fabrication Facilities
Chapter 28 – Lumber Yards and Agro-Industrial, Solid Biomass and Woodworking Facilities
Chapter 29 – Manufacture of Organic Coatings
Chapter 30 – Industrial Ovens
Chapter 31 – Tents, Temporary Special Event Structures and Other Membrane Structures
Chapter 32 - High-Piled Combustible Storage
Chapter 33 – Fire Safety During Construction and Demolition
Chapter 34 – Tire Rebuilding and Tire Storage
Chapter 35 – Welding and Other Hot Work
Chapter 36 – Marinas
Chapter 37 – Combustible Fibers
Chapter 38 – Higher Education Laboratories
Chapter 39 – Processing and Extraction Facilities
Chapter 40 – Storage of Distilled Spirits and Wines
Chapter 41-49  RESERVED
Chapter 50 – Hazardous Materials-General Provisions
Chapter 51 – Aerosols
Chapter 52 – RESERVED
Chapter 53 – Compressed Gases
Chapter 54 – Corrosive Materials
Chapter 55 – Cryogenic Fluids
Chapter 56 – Explosives and Fireworks
Chapter 57 – Flammable and Combustible Liquids
Chapter 58 – Flammable Gases and Flammable Cryogenic Fluids
Chapter 59 – Flammable Solids
Chapter 60 – Highly Toxic and Toxic Materials
Chapter 61 – Liquefied Petroleum Gases
Chapter 62 – Organic Peroxides
Chapter 63 – Oxidizers, Oxidizing Gases and Oxidizing Cryogenic Fluids
Chapter 64 – Pyrophoric Materials
Chapter 65 – Pyroxylin (Cellulose Nitrate) Plastics
Chapter 66 – Unstable (Reactive) Materials
Chapter 67 – Water-Reactive Solids and Liquids
Chapter 68-79 RESERVED
Chapter 80 – Referenced Standards
Appendix A – Board of Appeals
Appendix B – Fire-Flow Requirements for Buildings
Appendix C – Fire Hydrant Locations and Distribution
Appendix D – Fire Apparatus Access Roads
Appendix E – Hazard Categories
Appendix F – Hazard Ranking
Appendix G – Cryogenic Fluids-Weight and Volume Equivalents
Appendix H – Hazardous Materials Management Plan (HMMP) and Hazardous Materials Inventory Statement (HMIS) Instructions
Appendix I – Fire Protection Systems-NonCompliant Conditions
Appendix J – Building Information Sign
Appendix K – Construction Requirements for Existing Ambulatory Care Facilities
Appendix L – Requirements for Fire Fighter Air Replenishment Systems
Appendix M – High-Rise Buildings-Retroactive Automatic Sprinkler Requirement
Appendix N – Indoor Trade Shows and Exhibitions
Appendix O-P  RESERVED
Appendix Q – Fire Prevention Guidelines for Haunted Houses and Similar Temporary Installations
Appendix R – Adult Foster Homes
Appendix S – Tank Vehicle to Tank Vehicle Fuel Transfer at Airports
Appendix T – Fire Watch


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