An existing facility is defined in part 4655.0100, subpart 5. The term "existing" or "existing construction" as used in parts 4660.0100 to 4660.9940 of these rules shall be considered synonymous with "existing facility," as defined in part 4655.0100, subpart 5.
New construction involves all construction planned and commenced after the effective date of these rules. The term "new" or "new construction" as used in parts 4660.0100 to 4660.9940 of these rules means the erection of new facilities, expansion of or additions to existing facilities, modernization or major remodeling involving substantial changes in space or arrangement, and any building planned for conversion to be licensed under the provisions of these rules.
October 11, 2007