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Hello Paul, thank you for your question. The 2017 Edition of the NEC® does not specifically address an Independent Living Center in Section 210.12. However, Section 210.12(C) does require AFCI protection for Guest Rooms and Guest Suites. If the Independent Living Center occupancy accommodations meet the definition of a Guest Room, or Guest Suite, then the AFCI requirements would apply.
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