Chief Sponsor: Lynn N. Hemingway

Senate Sponsor: Luz Escamilla


8     General Description:
9          This bill amends a provision related to diaper changing facilities.
10     Highlighted Provisions:
11          This bill:
12          ▸     provides that, under certain circumstances, a building owned by a state government
13     entity or by a political subdivision shall provide diaper changing facilities if the
14     building is newly constructed or a bathroom in the building is renovated that
15     bathroom that is being renovated shall provide diaper changing facilities.
16     Money Appropriated in this Bill:
17          None
18     Other Special Clauses:
19          None
20     Utah Code Sections Affected:
21     AMENDS:
22          15A-3-112, as last amended by Laws of Utah 2016, Chapter 249

24     Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
25          Section 1. Section 15A-3-112 is amended to read:
26          15A-3-112. Amendments to Chapters 29 through 31 of IBC.
27          (1) In IBC [P] Table 2902.1 the following changes are made:
28          (a) The title for [P] Table 2902.1 is deleted and replaced with the following: "[P] Table
29     2902.1, Minimum Number of Required Plumbing Facilities a, h".

30          (b) In the row for "E" occupancy in the field for "OTHER" a new footnote i is added.
31          (c) In the row for "I-4" occupancy in the field for "OTHER" a new footnote i is added.
32          (d) A new footnote h is added as follows: "FOOTNOTE: h. When provided, subject to
33     footnote j, in public toilet facilities there shall be an equal number of diaper changing facilities
34     in male toilet rooms and female toilet rooms."
35          (e) A new footnote i is added to the table as follows: "FOOTNOTE i: Non-residential
36     child care facilities shall comply with additional sink requirements of Utah Administrative
37     Code R430-100-4."
38          (f) A new footnote j is added to the table as follows: "FOOTNOTE j: A building
39     owned by a state government entity or by a political subdivision of the state that allows access
40     to the public shall provide diaper changing facilities in accordance with footnote h if:
41          1. the building is newly constructed; or
42          2. a bathroom in the building is renovated."
43          (2) A new IBC, Section [P]2902.7, is added as follows:
44     "[P]2902.7 Toilet Facilities for Workers.
45     Toilet facilities shall be provided for construction workers and such facilities shall be
46     maintained in a sanitary condition. Construction worker toilet facilities of the nonsewer type
47     shall conform to ANSI Z4.3."
48          (3) In IBC, Section 3006.5, a new exception is added as follows: "Exception: Hydraulic
49     elevators and roped hydraulic elevators with a rise of 50 feet or less."