Rulemaking Docket for Minn. R. Chpt. 4714, 2018 UPC
The Plumbing Board has completed its updates to the Minnesota Plumbing Code to adopt the 2018 Uniform Plumbing Code with amendments. The 2015 Minnesota Plumbing Code remains in effect until Dec.17, 2021, when the 2020 Minnesota Plumbing Code will become effective. Printed copies of the 2020 Minnesota Plumbing Code will be available for purchase in summer 2021.
Published notices and comment periods
The Notice of Adoption was published in the State Register on March 22, 2021. The adopted rule amendments will become effective on Dec. 17, 2021.
The Dual Notice was published in the State Register on Oct. 26, 2020.
Hearing if 25 or more requests for hearing are received
A tentative hearing was scheduled for Dec. 18, 2020. The board did not receive 25 or more requests for a hearing so the tentative hearing was canceled.
Submit and view comments and requests for hearing here. Comments and requests for hearing were due by 4:30 p.m. on Nov. 25, 2020.
A Request for Comments was published in the State Register on Nov. 4, 2019.
View comments received in response to the Request for Comments.
Availability of rule draft and statement of need and reasonableness (SONAR)
View the Dec. 17, 2020, draft of the rules.
View the July 23, 2020, draft of the rules.
View the March 31, 2020, draft of the rules.
View the Feb. 7, 2020, draft of the rules.
View the Jan. 16, 2020, draft of the rules.
Requests for hearing; date and place of hearing
The board did not receive 25 or more requests for hearing. No hearing was held.
Timetable/status of the rule proceeding; agency determinations
To be determined.
Date the rule was filed with Secretary of State
To be determined.
For written comments, questions and requests:
Or by mail at: Department of Labor and Industry, 443 Lafayette Road N., St. Paul, MN 55155.