Accessibility Technical Advisory Committee




January 14, 2013

2:30 P.M.


Conference Call

Department of Business and Professional Regulation

Building Codes and Standards

2555 Shumard Oak Blvd

Tallahassee, FL 32399-2100


Meeting Objective:

            • Review and approve agenda and minutes.

Discuss and provide comments on comments received regarding the TAC’s actions on the proposed code modifications for the 2013 update to the Florida Building Code. 



Technical Advisory Committee members present: 

A quorum was achieved with five TAC members present: Jeffery Gross, Brad Schiffer, Bemmie Eustace, Jack Humburg and Barbara Page.

DBPR staff support present included Mo Madani, Chip Sellers, April Hammond, Ila Jones, and Jim Richmond.  The meeting was facilitated by Jeff Blair with the FSU FCRC.


Actions Taken:

  1. The meeting was called to order by Chair Gross at 2:30. The agenda and minutes from the November 16, 2012 meeting were reviewed and approved.
  2. The TAC reviewed comments received during the second 45 day comment period on 3 mods and, by straw poll, either supported or did not support said comments. See attached tracking chart.
  3. Jeffery Gross adjourned the meeting at 2:50 PM