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From: NDZ28(--nospam--at)aol.com <NDZ28(--nospam--at)aol.com>
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Date: Friday, July 23, 1999 9:40 AM
Subject: Re: Effects of the New Code on Wood structures -LA City codes


>City of Los Angeles 1985 Building code, ( amended 1982 UBC) section
91.2513,
>wood diaphragms, section 2513.(a) second paragraph states
>"Wood diaphragms and shear walls shall be considered In addition in a
February 18, 1993 Interdepartmental correspondence >from Art Wong, Plan
check supervisor,  as part of a training handout,  (LA City codes are
>usually much more restrictive than the UBC, and if Los Angeles believed
that


What does the current RGA (Rule of General Application) say?