Public safety codes are now free online for all

Rogue archivist Carl Malamud writes, "As a so-called rogue archivist, I'm not often the bearer of good news, so I thought folks might be cheered by 3 very positive developments on the open standards front."

Public Resource is facing judgment in 5 district court actions on 3 continents over our right (your right!) to post legally-mandated public safety codes for you to read, but on sunny days like today I like to think maybe we have history on our side. If a law isn't public, it isn't a law. Hear, hear.

California Building Standards Code (Title 24, California Code of Regulations) [California Building Standards Commission]