Florida Building Commission

Fire Technical Advisory Committee


October 6, 2021

 10:00 A.M. Until Completion


This Meeting Will Be Held Via Conference Call/Webinar

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

Join the Meeting By Conference Call: United States (toll-free) 1-866-899-4679

Access Code/Meeting ID: 533-378-925


TAC Members

Brad Schiffer-Chair, Hamid Bahadori, Joe Belcher, Cheryl Edwards, Elijah Flowers, Shane Gerwig, Jeffrey Gross, Joe Holland, Grey Marker, and Peter Schwab. 


Meeting Objectives

ü To Approve Regular Procedural Topics (Agenda and Minutes).

ü To Consider and Discuss Declaratory Statements

ü To Review and Provide Recommendations to the Florida Building Commission on the Changes to the 2021 International Codes.

ü To Hear Public, TAC 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 TAC Members

C.   Identification of Staff Attendees


Review and Approval of Meeting Agenda


Review and Approval of September 29, 2021, Meeting Minutes


To consider and discuss the following Declaratory Statements:

DS 2021-041 by Brian Ray of OFK Ocala LLC Staff Analysis

DS 2021-044 by Roslyn Chancey Staff Analysis



To Review the 2021 Changes to the International Building Codes (I-Codes) and Provide Recommendations to the Commission Regarding Those Changes, as Applicable


Other TAC Business


Public Comment


Member and Staff Comment




Staff Contacts: Robert Benbow 850-717-1828, Robert.Benbow@myfloridalicense.com; Mo Madani, Manager, Mo.Madani@myfloridalicese.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.