Florida Building Commission


Technical Advisory Committee


January 16, 2013

1:00p.m. until completion of business


Meeting Gainesville, Florida

Gainesville-Hilton at UF

1714 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, Florida

(352) 371-3600 or (800)-HILTONS


TAC Objectives

TAC Members Present: Chairman; Tim Tolbert, Bob Boyer, Remington Brown, Jimmy Buckner, Billy Cone, Chuck Goldsmith, Lorraine Ross, Brian Swope, Mark Zehnal

TAC Members Absent: Karen Warseck

Staff Present: Mo Madani, Jim Richmond, April Hammonds, Jim Hammers, Chip Sellers, Sandy OíConnor, Ann Stanton, Marlita Peters, Joe Bigelow

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, Roll Call: Meeting opened at 1:00pm. Upon roll call there was a quorum present.

Review and Approval of Meeting Agenda: Motion by Chuck Goldsmith to approve the agenda as presented, seconded by Bob Boyer.Unanimous vote to approve.


Approval of Minutes of October 6-7, 2012: Motion by Bob Boyer, seconded by Chuck Goldsmith.Unanimous vote to approve previous minutes as submitted with no changes or 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 Roofing TAC reviewed the comments received on 80 proposed modifications received during the second 45 day comment period 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: Jack Glenn and Joe Belcher, along with verbal agreement from the audience, voiced appreciation for the staff work that goes into preparing for TAC meeting and the support staff provides during the code update process.


Member Comment: Chair Tolbert also provided appreciation to staff for preparations made for todayís meeting and the code process in general.


Schedule next meeting: to be determined at a later date.


Adjournment. 3:20p.m.




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


Note: This document is available to any person requiring materials in alternate format upon request.Contact the Department of Business and Professional Regulation, 2555 Shumard Oak Boulevard, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2100 or call 850-487-1824.