Read the NFPA Standards Council agenda for the October 2013 meeting

Blog Post created by debbiebaio Employee on Oct 2, 2013

The NFPA Standards Council will be meeting on October 22-23, 2013 in San Diego, California. At this meeting, some of the topics the Council will address include:

  • act on the issuance and consider an appeal on proposed TIA on NFPA 22
  • act on the issuance of proposed TIAs on NFPA 54, NFPA 58, NFPA 70, NFPA 101, NFPA 1006, and NFPA 1403 
  • consider a request on a new document for structure dependent extraction tools using reversed hydraulic vegetable oil based hydraulic fluid, portable power units and battery powered units
  • consider the request of the Forest and Rural Fire Protection Committee to reorganize the project into two committees and to transfer responsibility of NFPA 1150
  • consider the request of the Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Committee regarding the possibility of transferring the responsibility of NFPA 408
  • consider requests from Committees to change titles and scopes
  • consider requests from Committees to change revision cycle schedules

Read the full Council agenda for further information.

The NFPA Standards Council is a 13-person committee appointed by the NFPA Board of Directors that oversees the Association's codes and standards development activities, administers the rules and regulations, and acts as an appeals body. The Council administers about 250 NFPA Technical Committees and their work on nearly 300 documents addressing topics of importance to the built environment.