Florida Building Commission

Existing Building Inspection Workgroup

August 9, 2022-1:00pm

This Meeting Will Be Held Via Teleconference/Webinar

Join the Meeting Virtually at: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/533378925

Join the Meeting By Conference Call: United States (toll free) 1 877 309 2073

Access Code/Meeting ID 533-378-925


Workgroup Members

Jim Shock-Chairman, Heather Anestia, William Bracken, Joseph Belcher, David Compton, Dr. Anne Cope, Jamie Gascon, John Gatlin, Jeffrey Gross, Daniel Lavrich, Mark Mikkelson, Craig Parrino, Michael Savage, Dr. Angela Schedel, Brad Schiffer, and Brian Swope. 


Meeting Objectives

ü To Approve Regular Procedural Topics (Agenda). 

ü To Review the Existing Building Inspection Workgroup’s Workplan.

ü To Review Background Information.

ü To Hear Presentation.

ü To Review and Consider Recommendations/Comments Received.

ü To Conduct Preliminary Ranking of Key Recommendations.

ü To Discuss and Identify the Workgroup’s Next Steps. 

ü To Hear Public, Workgroup Member, and Staff Comments.


Meeting Agenda

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


Welcome and Opening Roll Call

A.   Statement of Teleconference Participation Process

B.    Roll Call of Workgroup Members

C.   Identification of Staff Attendees


Review and Approval of Meeting Agenda


Review The Existing Building Inspection Workgroup’s Workplan


Background Information

A. SB 4-D

B. Staff Comparison of Existing Inspection Checklists

C. Staff Summary of Recommendations and Guidelines




A.      Establishing Inspection Periods and Preliminary Recommendations for Preventive Measures for Mid-Rise Buildings Near Coastal and Inland South Florida Environments – Research Project, by Atorod Azizinamni.
Atorod Azizinamni Presentation.



Review and consider recommendations/comments received

Staff Summary of Comments Received by July 28, 2022

Comments Received

Comments from Anne Cope
Comments from Jim Schock

Comments from AIA Florida

Comments from Carmelo Giglio

Comments from FES and ACEC

Comments from Tom Grogan and FSEA

Comments from Troy Bishop
Additional Comments from Troy Bishop
Comments from Heather Anesta

Comments from Brad Schiffer

Comments from Jamie Gascon

Comments from Dan Lavrich




Comments Received after July 28, 2022
Comments from Ron Leiseca

Comments from Bruce Wingfield


Preliminary ranking of key recommendations


Identification and Discussion of Next Steps


Public Comment


Workgroup Member and Staff Comment





Staff Contacts:

Thomas Campbell, Executive Director (850) 717-1823; Thomas.campbell@myfloridalicense.com

Mo Madani, Technical Director, (850)717-1825 Mo.madani@myfloridalicense.com


Note: This document is available to any person requiring materials in alternate format upon request.  Contact Office of Codes and Standards, Florida Building Commission, Department of Business and Professional Regulation, 2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399 or call (850) 487-1824