The NFPA Standards Council will be meeting on April 7-8, 2015 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. At this meeting, some of the topics the Council will address include:
- an appeal on a proposed TIA to NFPA 70
- the issuance of proposed TIAs on NFPA 1, NFPA 58, NFPA 70, NFPA 72, NFPA 101A, NFPA 400, NFPA 1221, NFPA 1917, NFPA 1999
- new projects/documents on accelerant detection canines; structural firefighting guide; aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) response to incidents/accidents at public air shows; and compentencies for responders to incidents of flammable liquids in transport-high hazard flammable trains (HHFT).
- consideration of requests from Committees to change revision cycle schedules and committee scopes
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.