The NFPA Standards Council acted on the issuance of documents in the Annual 2016 revision cycle and considered several appeals at its August 3-4, 2016 meeting.
The final decisions have been issued by the Council on the following four documents:
- NFPA 25, Standard for the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems, 2017 edition
- NFPA 58, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code, 2017 edition
- NFPA 70, National Electrical Code®, 2017 edition
- NFPA 75, Standard for the Fire Protection of Information Technology Equipment, 2017 edition
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.