On September 12, 2018, GBCA hosted a seminar on changes to the Contractors and Subcontractors Payment Act (CASPA). The changes, stemming from House Bill No. 566, also known as the Prompt Pay Bill, go into effect in October 2018. The seminar was led by Stanley B. Edelstein Esq. from Fineman, Krekstein & Harris P.C.
On Thursday, June 28, City of Philadelphia Mayor Michael Kenney signed into law the 2018 International Building Code (IBC).
This action required lobbying from GBCA at the state level. Philadelphia previously operated under the 2009 version of the IBC due to an outdated approval formula mandated by the Uniform Construction Code. GBCA, along with the City of Philadelphia, lobbied to restructure statewide regulations to allow Philadelphia to adopt the 2018 IBC.
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GBCA has been working with developers, contractors and city officials to fix the regulations that slow down construction in our city. Please take a moment to tell us how the City help our industry!
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