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Application of Building Code of Pakistan (Seismic Provisions-2007)

S.R.O.970/ (I)/2008: In exercise of the power conferred by section 25 of the Pakistan Engineering Council Act. 1975 (V of 1976), the Governing Body of the Pakistan Engineering Council, with the previous sanction of the Federal Government, is pleased to direct that the following further amendment shall be made in the Construction and Operation of Engineering Works Bye-laws, 1987, namely:-

In the aforesaid Bye-laws, after bye-law 8, the following new bye-law shall be added, namely:-

9. Application of Building Code of Pakistan (Seismic Provisions-2007)

(1) The provisions of the Building Code of Pakistan (Seismic Provisions-2007) shall apply for engineering design of buildings, like structures and related components.

(2) Construction of buildings in violation of the Building Code shall be considered as violation of professional engineering work as specified under clause (XXV) of section 2 of the Act.

(3) The provisions of the Building Code shall be revised by the Pakistan Engineering Council after every five years or earlier if so required by circumstances.


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