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# 9.6.4 *Minimum Torsional Reinforcement*

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A minimum area of torsional reinforcement shall be provided in all regions where

**in accordance with 22.7.***T*≥ ϕ_{u}*T*_{th}If torsional reinforcement is required, minimum transverse reinforcement

**(**shall be the greater of (a) and (b):*A*+ 2_{v}*A*)_{t}_{min}/*s*(a)

(b)

If torsional reinforcement is required, minimum area of longitudinal reinforcement

**shall be the lesser of (a) and (b):***Aℓ,min*(a)

(b)

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