Florida Building Commission

(Building) Fire Technical Advisory Committee

(meeting jointly with the Code Administration TAC on tasks 2, 4 and 5)

Meeting Agenda

August 1, 2013

10:30 AM


Teleconference Meeting from Tallahassee, Florida

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TAC/POC Members and Objectives

Fire TAC Members:

Hamid Bahadori, Peter T. Schwab, Joe Belcher, Joe Holland, Jonathon D. (Jon) Hamrick, Jeffery Gross, Brad Schiffer, Tony Apfelbeck, James Schock, Dale Greiner, Charlie Frank


Objectives: Discuss and recommend potential research topics, Rule Development Workshop comments, Consideration of Declaratory Statements DS 2013-031and DS 2013-048



Meeting Agenda


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



Welcome and Opening, Roll Call

Review and Approval of August 1, 2013 Meeting Agenda

Review and Approval of June 13, 2013 Meeting Minutes


Discuss and recommend potential research topics for consideration by the Commission.


To review comments related to the 2013 Update to the FBC for the purpose of making recommendation(s) for consideration by the Commission during the Rule Development Workshop on Rule 61G20-1.001, F.A.C. to be held in conjunction with the August 22-23, 2013 Commission meeting. (Note: This agenda item is contingent upon comments being submitted) Comments     2012 IRC Section P2904



Consideration of Declaratory Statement:

DS 2013-031 by Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals. (Deferred from the last meeting for further review by the Admin TAC and the Fire TAC). Staff Analysis  Chickee Hut Letter Supporting Documentation


Consideration of Declaratory Statement:

DS 2013-048 by James Stolz  ( Supporting Documentation )




Staff Contacts: Kenneth H. Cureton, Planning Analyst ken.cureton@myfloridalicense.com

 (850) 717-1828 or Mo Madani, Manager mo.madani@myfloridalicense.com



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