Review the First Draft Reports to submit comments on documents in the Annual 2016 revision cycle

Blog Post created by debbiebaio Employee on Mar 6, 2015

The First Draft Reports for NFPA documents in the Annual 2016 revision cycle are now available.  Review the First Draft Reports for use as background in the submission of public comments. The deadline to submit a public comment through the online system on any of these documents is May 15, 2015. Some of the proposed NFPA documents with First Draft Reports in the Annual 2016 revision cycle are as follows:

  • NFPA 15, Standard for Water Spray Fixed Systems for Fire Protection
  • NFPA 25, Standard for the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems
  • NFPA 56, Standard for Fire and Explosion Prevention During Cleaning and Purging of Flammable Gas Piping Systems;
  • NFPA 58, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code;
  • NFPA 80A, Recommended Practice for Protection of Buildings from Exterior Fire Exposures;
  • NFPA 130, Standard for Fixed Guideway Transit and Passenger Rail Systems
  • NFPA 414, Standard for Aircraft Rescue and Fire-Fighting Vehicles; NFPA 450, Guide for Emergency Medical Services and Systems
  • NFPA 704, Standard System for the Identification of the Hazards of Materials for Emergency Response;
  • NFPA 780, Standard for the Installation of Lightning Protection Systems;
  • NFPA 1124, Code for the Manufacture, Transportation, Storage, and Retail Sales of Fireworks and Pyrotechnic Articles;
  • NFPA 2112, Standard on Flame-Resistant Garments for Protection of Industrial Personnel Against Flash Fire

See the full list of documents in the Annual 2016 revision cycle.

The First Draft Report serves as documentation of the Input Stage and is published for public review and comment. The First Draft Report contains a compilation of the First Draft of the NFPA Standard, First Revisions, Public Input, Committee Input, Committee Statements, and Ballot Results and Statements. Where applicable, the First Draft Report also contains First Correlating Revisions, Correlating Notes, and Correlating Input.