Fire Codes & Standards

Adoption of Updated International Fire Code - Ordinance No. 4189
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, 2009 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 4189, use PDF link: Ordinance 4189 - 2009 International Fire Code with amendments

                                          Referenced Codes and Standards

2009 International Fire Code

International Fire Code 2009 edition

NFPA 13 - Automatic Sprinkler Systems Handbook 2007 edition

NFPA 13 - Installation of Sprinkler Systems 2007 edition

NFPA 25 - Water-Based Fire Protection Systems 2008 edition

NFPA 25 - Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-based Fire Protection 2008 edition

NFPA 72 - National Fire Alarm code Handbook 2007 edition

NFPA 72 - National Fire Alarm Code 2007 edition
For a complete list of referenced standards please refer to the
2009 International Fire Code - Chapter 47 Referenced Standards