HOWARD COUNTY
http://www.co.ho.md.us/
COUNTY SEAT: Ellicott City 2l043
Listing updated by the Library of Gordon Feinblatt Rothman Hoffberger & Hollander, LLC.


CODE:
Online: http://www.municode.com/resources/gateway.asp?pid=10016&sid=20
Howard County Code
Published: 1995
Cost: $105.00 for Code with current supplementation
Supplemented: #44, July 30, 2003
Cost: $95/year for supplements
To order: Check payable to:
Municipal Code Corporation
Send to:
P. O. Box 2235
Tallahassee, FL 32316
OR
1700 Capital Circle, S.W.
Tallahassee, FL 32310
Telephone: 800- 262-2633
Website: http://www.municode.com/ (online ordering permitted)

Superseded edition(s):
1977
1972
1965
1957

BUILDING CODE:
International Building Code (2000 and local amendments)
AND
International Residential Code for One and Two-Family Dwellings (2000 and local amendments)
County Code Reference: §3.100; §3.101 (local amendments)
For Information: Department of Inspection, Licenses & Permits
3430 Court House Dr.
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Superseded code(s):
BOCA National Building Code (1996) and CABO One- and Two- Family Dwelling Code (1995 and local amendments)
County Code Reference: §3.100; §3.101 (local amendments)


SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS:
Online : http://www.co.ho.md.us/dpz/regulations/dpz%5Fregulations.htm
Published: October 2, 2003 (First Amendment to Fifth Edition)
Cost: $ $10.00 (with binder), $7.90 (without binder) + $3.43 for postage
Supplemented: N/A
To order: Check payable to:
Director of Finance, Howard County
And mailed to:
Howard County Government
Office of Central Services
3430 Court House Drive
Ellicott City, MD 21043
Telephone: 410- 313-2350 (Dept. of Planning & Zoning); 410-313-2081 (Robin Kight, Central Services)

Superseded edition(s):
1982 (through July 1995)
1980
1976
1974
1961

ZONING REGULATIONS:
Online: http://www.co.ho.md.us/DPZ/DPZDocs/ZoningReg100205.pdf
Published: 2004

To order: See Subdivision Regulations
Telephone: 410-313-4399 (Dept. of Planning & Zoning)
410-313-2081 (Robin Kight, Central Services)

Superseded edition(s):
1993
1985
1982
1977
1971
1961
1959
1957

OTHER CONSTRUCTION-RELATED CODES:

International Energy Conservation Code, 2000
County Code Reference §3.100
International Mechanical Code, 2000
County Code Reference: §3.100
Life Safety Code (NFPA 101), 2000
County Code Reference §3.100
National Electrical Code (NFPA 70), 2002
County Code Reference: §3.214
National Fuel Gas Code (NFPA 54-1999; ANSI Z223.1-1999), 1999
County Code Reference: §3.302
National Standard Plumbing Code Illustrated (Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors' National Association), 2000
County Code Reference: §3.302

FOR INFORMATION:
Call 410-313-3946 (Dept. of Inspections, Licenses & Permits)
Website information on Code adoption: http://www.co.ho.md.us/DILP/Reviews/PlanReviews_Codes.htm


OTHER PUBLICATIONS:

Building Regulations, 1971

Charter, 1968

Comprehensive Zoning Plan for Howard County
Superseded Edition(s): 1996, 1993, 1985, 1977

Construction Code and Standard Specifications, 1962

Maryland Stormwater Design Manual, 2000
Vol. 1:Stormwater Management Criteria
Vol. 2: Stormwater Design Appendices
Online: http://www.mde.state.md.us/assets/document/sedimentstormwater/Introduction.pdf
Design Manual #1 - 4
Vol. 1: Storm Drainage, 3/15/2001 ($10.40)
Online: http://www.co.ho.md.us/dpw/dpw%5Fswm%5Fdivision.htm
Vol. 2: Water & Sewer, 5/2003 ($16.25)
Online: http://www.co.ho.md.us/DPW/DOCS/HowardCountyDesignManualVolumeIIWaterandSewer.pdf
Vol. 3: Roads & bridges, 3/6/98($11.90 ) No online version. To be updated in 2004Vol. 4: Standard specifications and details, 11/9/95 ($30.75) No online version.
All 4 volumes cost $64.00 + $3.43 for postage per volume.
To order: See Subdivision Regulations
Telephone: 410-313-2081 (Robin Kight, Central Services)

Development Monitoring System Report (n.d.)
Cost: $4.60
To order: See Subdivision Regulations
Telephone: 410-313-2081 (Robin Kight, Central Services)

Development Process (n.d., Department of Public Works)

Forest Conservation Manual (n.d.)
Cost: $7.50
To order: See Subdivision Regulations
Telephone: 410-313-2081 (Robin Kight, Central Services)

General Plan for Howard County, 2000
Online: http://www.co.ho.md.us/DPZ/GP2000/genplan2k.htm
Cost: $15.50
To order:
Howard County Department of Planning and Zoning
3430 Courthouse Drive
Ellicott City, MD 21043
Telephone: 410- 313-2393
Superseded edition(s):
1990

Housing Code, 1965

Housing Plan, March 1, 1975

Howard County Public School Policy Manual

Master Plan for Water & Sewerage
Superseded edition(s):
1984, 1976

Police Directives

Police Manual, 1983

Proposed Charter, 1967

Purchasing Manual, (n.d.)
Cost: $7.35
To order: See Subdivision Regulations
Telephone: 410-313-2081 (Robin Kight, Central Services)

Rules and Regulations of the Board of License Commissioners, 1993