The South Carolina Building Codes Council adopted the 2021 South Carolina Building Codes at their meeting on October 6, 2021. The Council approved an effective date of January 1, 2023. A complete modification index will be posted soon.

South Carolina Building Codes Council October 6, 2021, Meeting Materials

Study Committee Information

At the Council’s meeting on March 24, 2021, the below members were nominated to serve as the 2021 Code Modification Study Committee and make recommendations to the full Council. Committee meetings will be posted to the Council’s meeting calendar as they are scheduled.

Study Committee Core Members


Core Member

Alternate Member(s)

Code Enforcement Officer

Curt Whaley

Barry Holcombe




Licensed Home Builder

Doug James

James Graves



James (Andy) Barber




Licensed General Contractor

Stan O’Brien

David Gully




Licensed Architect

Don Chapman

Kevin Whalley




Licensed Structural Engineer

Jesse Burke