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

Blog Post created by Debra Baio Employee on Sep 8, 2015

The First Draft Reports for NFPA documents in the Fall 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 on any of these documents is November 16, 2015. Some of the proposed NFPA documents with First Draft Reports in the Fall 2016 revision cycle are as follows:

  • NFPA 10, Standard for Portable Fire Extinguishers
  • NFPA 17, Standard for Dry Chemical Extinguishing Systems
  • NFPA 18, Standard on Wetting Agents
  • NFPA 56, Standard for Fire and Explosion Prevention During Cleaning and Purging of Flammable Gas Piping Systems
  • NFPA 96, Standard for Ventilation Control and Fire Protection of Commercial Cooking Operations
  • NFPA 288, Standard Methods of Fire Tests of Horizontal Fire Door Assemblies Installed in Horizontal Fire Resistance-Rated Assemblies
  • NFPA 921, Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations
  • NFPA 1072, Standard for Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Emergency Response Personnel Professional Qualifications
  • NFPA 1616, Standard for Mass Evacuation and Sheltering
  • NFPA 1670, Standard on Operations and Training for Technical Search and Rescue Incidents
  • NFPA 1986, Standard on Respiratory Protection Equipment for Technical and Tactical Operations
  • NFPA 1992, Standard on Liquid Splash-Protective Ensembles and Clothing for Hazardous Materials Emergencies

See the full list of documents in the Fall 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.

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