Florida Building Commission

Plenary Session

June 13, 2017

The shores resort and spa

2637 atlantic avenue

daytona beach shores, Florida  32118

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Meeting Objectives

Ø To Approve Regular Procedural Topics (Agenda and Minutes)

Ø To Consider/Decide on Chair's Discussion Issues/Recommendations.

Ø To Consider/Decide on Executive Director Announcements and Discussions

Ø To Consider/Decide on Accessibility Waiver Applications.

Ø To Consider/Decide on Approvals and Revocations of Products and Product Approval Entities.

Ø To Consider Applications for Accreditor and Course Approval.

Ø To Consider/Decide on Petitions for Declaratory Statement

Ø To Be briefed of Binding Interpretation #134

Ø To Hold a Rules Hearing

Ø To Review and Approve Draft FY 2016-2017 Annual Report

Ø Receive/Decide on Reports and Recommendations from Committees.

Ø To Hear Public Comment.

Ø To Identify Needed Next Steps, Assignments, and Agenda Items For Next Meeting.


Committee and Workgroup Meetings held in conjunction with the Plenary Session

Meetings are held by teleconference and webinar unless otherwise indicated

April 27, 2017

1:00  p.m.

Roofing Technical Advisory Committee

May 10, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Energy Technical Advisory Committee

May 30, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Fire Technical Advisory Committee concurrent with Plumbing Technical Advisory Committee

May 30, 2017

1:00  p.m.

Electrical Technical Advisory Committee concurrent with Swimming Pool Technical Advisory Committee

May 31, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Code Administration Technical Advisory Committee concurrent Special Occupancy Technical Advisory Committee

May 31, 2017

1:00 p.m.

Mechanical Technical Advisory Committee concurrent with Structural Technical Advisory Committee

June 1, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Product Approval Program Oversight Committee

June 1, 2017

2:00  p.m.

Accessibility Advisory Council

June 2, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Education Program Oversight Committee


Meeting Agenda—June 13, 2017

All Agenda Times—Including Adjournment—Are Approximate and Subject to Change

8:30 a.m.


Welcome and Opening, Roll Call



Review and Approval of Meeting Agenda



Review and Approval of Previous Meeting Minutes: April 4, 2017 and May 12, 2017

Facilitators Reports:  April 4, 2017 and May 12, 2017

Minutes:  Legislative Conference Call   April 28, 2017



Chair’s Discussion Issues:

TAC Appointments

Updated Milestones



Executive Director announcements and discussions:

FY 2016-2017 Travel Processing

Legislative Update
HB 741, HB 241ER, HB 727ER, SB 1634ER, HB 1021ER


Implementation and Amendments to the Florida Building Code Pursuant to HB 1021ER and SB 1634ER.




Accessibility Waiver Applications (Accessibility Advisory Council Report)

1.       Madeira Villa Dune Walkover #232 - 2810 Ocean Shore Boulevard, Ormond Beach 32176

2.       Change of Use #231 - 1311 West Avenue, Miami Beach 33139

3.       1200 Ocean Drive Change of Use #210 - 1200 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach 33139

4.       Vero Beach High School - Citrus Bowl Remodeling #184 - 1707 16th Street, Vero Beach 32960

5.       Caribbean Shores Residential Detox and Treatment Facility #243 - 2625 and 2645 NE Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach 34957-5207

6.       Le Pain Quotidien #16 - 3425 Main Highway, Miami 33133

7.       Dr. Stern Lab/Warehouse Project #244 - 7350 NW 34th Street, Miami 33122



Applications for Product and Entity Approval



Applications for Accreditor and Course Approval



Declaratory Statements and Legal Report

1.       DS 2017-018 by Neil Fimbel of HVAC Designs Inc.

2.      DS 2017-019 by Robert Shumake of Shumake Architecture, PA



Binding Interpretation # 134



Rule Hearing:  Rule 61G20-1.001, F.A.C. (6th Edition (2017) Update to the Florida Building Code)



Review and Approval of Draft FY 2016-2017 Annual Report



Committee Reports:



a)      Code Administration Technical Advisory Committee;05/31/17

b)      Education Program Oversight Committee;06/02/17

c)      Electrical Technical Advisory Committee;05/30/17

d)      Energy Technical Advisory Committee;05/10/17

e)      Fire Technical Advisory Committee;05/30/17

f)       Mechanical Technical Advisory Committee;05/31/17

g)      Plumbing Technical Advisory Committee ;05/30/17

h)      Product Approval Program Oversight Committee Report; 06/01/17

i)        Roofing Technical Advisory Committee 4/27/17

j)        Special Occupancy Technical Advisory Committee; 5/31/17

k)      Structural Technical Advisory Committee;5/31/17

l)      Swimming Pool Technical Advisory Committee:5/30/17



Public Comment



Commissioner Comment