Florida Building Commission

Special Occupancy

Technical Advisory Committee

Meeting Minutes

January 10, 2013

9:00a.m. until 9:52A.M.


Teleconference/Webinar Meeting from Tallahassee, Florida

Room 250L, 2555 Shumard Oak Boulevard

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TAC Objectives

TAC Members Present: Chairman; John Hamrick, Mark Boutin, Scott Cannard, Gene Chalecki, Jim Croche, Cam Fentriss, Frank Frail, Charlie Frank, Philip Wisley

TAC Members Absent: Bob Vincent, Wayne Young

Alternates: August Ursin for Bob Vincent

Staff Present: Mo Madani, Marlita Peters, Ila Jones, Jim Richmond, April Hammonds, Jim Hammers, Ken Cureton.

Facilitator: Jeff Blair

ō  Objective - Review and comment on comments received regarding the TACís actions on the proposed code modifications for the 2013 update to the Florida Building Code.


Meeting Agenda


Review of objectives will include the following:Description of issue, discussion by TAC, public comment, TAC action



Welcome and Opening: Meeting opened at 9:00am.

Roll Call was taken and a quorum was present.

Meeting Agenda: Motion: Wisley, 2nd Frail. Unanimous approval of agenda with no changes or additions.


Minutes of October 4, 2012: Motion Wisley, 2nd Fentriss.Unanimous approval of minutes with no corrections.


Review and comment on comments received regarding the TACís action on the proposed code modifications for the 2013 update to the Florida Building Code.The TAC reviewed comments received during the second 45 day comment period on 9 proposed modifications and by straw poll, either supported or did not support said comments.See attached tracking chart for results.


Other Commission business:No other business was conducted by the TAC


Public Comment: There was no additional public comment provided.


Member Comment: Several TAC members expressed appreciation for the staff work in preparation for this meeting and the ease of this code cycle process.


Schedule next meeting. None scheduled at this time.


Adjournment:Meeting was adjourned at 9:52am



Staff Contacts:Marlita Peters, marlita.peters@dbpr.state.fl.us , (850) 922-6864; Mo Madani, mo.madani@dbpr.state.fl.us, (850) 921-2247.


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