Register April 2018 No. 748
Chapter SPS 361
ADMINISTRATION AND ENFORCEMENT
Subchapter I — Scope and Application
Purpose of code.
Adoption of the International Codes.
Subchapter II — Responsibilities, Appeals, Petitions and Penalties
Petition for variance.
Subchapter III — Plan Review and Related Functions
Plan review and approval.
Permission to start construction.
Evidence of plan approval.
Revocation of approval.
Expiration of plan approval and extension of plan approval.
Registration of cross connection control assemblies.
Subchapter IV — Supervision and Inspections
Subchapter V — Approval and Inspection of Modular Multifamily Dwellings and their Components
Modular multifamily dwelling scope.
Manufacture, sale, and installation of dwellings.
Suspension and revocation of approval.
Effect of suspension and revocation.
Subchapter VI — Product and Standard Review and Approval
Building product approvals.
Alternate standards and model building codes.
Subchapter VII — First Class City and Certified Municipality Approvals
Certified municipalities and counties.
Ch. SPS 361 Note
Chapters Comm 50 to 64 and Appendices A and B as they existed on June 30, 2002 were repealed and new chapters Comm 61 to 65 and Appendix A and B were created effective July 1, 2002. Chapter Comm 61 was renumbered chapter SPS 361 under s. 13.92 (4) (b) 1., Stats., Register December 2011 No. 672
SPS 361.01 Purpose of code.
Pursuant to various statutory provisions under subch. I of ch. 101
, Stats., the purpose of chs. SPS 361
is to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public and employees by establishing minimum standards for the design, construction, maintenance, and inspection of public buildings, including multifamily dwellings and places of employment.
SPS 361.02 Note
“Place of employment" is defined under s. 101.01 (11)
SPS 361.02 Note
“Public building" is defined under s. 101.01 (12)
(3) Chapters SPS 361
do not apply to any of the following types of buildings, structures, or situations:
A temporary building or structure used exclusively for construction purposes, not exceeding 2 stories in height, and not used as living quarters.
Buildings or structures located on Indian reservation land that are held either in trust by the United States, or in fee by the tribe or a tribal member.
Buildings or structures which are located on off-reservation Indian land that is held in trust by the United States — and which are held either in trust by the United States, or in fee by the tribe or a tribal member.
Buildings and portions of buildings that are exempted by federal statutes or treaties.
Portions of buildings leased to the federal government provided all of the following conditions are met:
A statement is recorded with the register of deeds that describes the steps necessary for compliance with chs. SPS 361
if the space is converted to a nonexempt use.
The statement recorded with the register of deeds is recorded in a manner that will permit the existence of the statement to be determined by reference to the property where the building is located.