Florida Building Commission

Building Structural Technical Advisory Committee concurrent with the roofing technical advisory committee and the special occupancy technical advisory committee


October 7, 2021

 8:00 A.M. Until Completion


This Meeting Will Be Held Via Conference Call/Webinar

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TAC Members

David Compton-Chair, Michael Bourre, Si Favardin, Jaime Gascon, Michael Guerasio, Do Kim, Daniel Lavrich, CW Macomber, Steve Orlowski, Craig Parrino, and Gordon Thomas.   



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.   Roll Call of TAC Members

B.   Identification of Staff Attendees


Review and Approval of Meeting Agenda


Review and Approval of October 5, 2021, Meeting Minutes


To Consider and discuss the following Declaratory Statements:


Structural TAC – concurrently with the Roofing TAC – Separately


DS 2021-039 by David Ross of Tierra, Inc.  Staff Analysis

  FRSA's Motion for Leave to Inervene(DS 2021-039)



Structural TAC – concurrently with the Special Occupancy TAC – Separately


   DS 2021-050 by Thomas Smith of Classic Florida Dream Homes. LLC 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 (Structural TAC – separately)


Other TAC Business


Public Comment


Member and Staff Comment




Staff Contacts: Joe Bigelow 850-717-1829, Joe. Bigelow@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.