The First Draft Reports for NFPA Standards in the Annual 2019 revision cycle are 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 Standards is May 9, 2018. These proposed NFPA Standards with First Draft Reports in the Annual 2019 revision cycle are as follows: NFPA 2, Hydrogen Technologies Code NFPA 25, Standard for the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems NFPA 55, Compressed Gases and Cryogenic Fluids Code NFPA 130, Standard for Fixed Guideway Transit and Passenger Rail Systems NFPA 302, Fire Protection Standard for Pleasure and Commercial Motor Craft NFPA 405, Standard for the Recurring Proficiency of Airport Fire Fighters NFPA 412, Standard for Evaluating Aircraft Rescue and Fire-Fighting Foam Equipment NFPA 414, Standard for Aircraft Rescue and Fire-Fighting Vehicles NFPA 502, Standard for Road Tunnels, Bridges, and Other Limited Access Highways NFPA 556, Guide on Methods for Evaluating Fire Hazard to Occupants of Passenger Road Vehicles NFPA 557, Standard for Determination of Fire Loads for Use in Structural Fire Protection Design NFPA 654, Standard for the Prevention of Fire and Dust Explosions from the Manufacturing, Processing, and Handling of Combustible Particulate Solids NFPA 780, Standard for the Installation of Lightning Protection Systems NFPA 820, Standard for Fire Protection in Wastewater Treatment and Collection Facilities NFPA 1082, Standard for Facilities Safety Director Professional Qualifications NFPA 1300, Standard on Community Risk Assessment and Community Risk Reduction Plan Development NFPA 1452, Guide for Training Fire Service Personnel to Conduct Community Risk Reduction NFPA 1710, Standard for the Organization and Deployment of Fire Suppression Operations, Emergency Medical Operations, and Special Operations to the Public by Career Fire Departments NFPA 1720, Standard for the Organization and Deployment of Fire Suppression Operations, Emergency Medical Operations and Special Operations to the Public by Volunteer Fire Departments NFPA 1877, Standard on Selection, Care, and Maintenance of Wildland Fire Fighting Clothing and Equipment NFPA 2113, Standard on Selection, Care, Use, and Maintenance of Flame-Resistant Garments for Protection of Industrial Personnel Against Short-Duration Thermal Exposures from Fire
Please note: NFPA 1961 moved from the Annual 2018 to the Annual 2019 revision cycle during the Second Draft stage and will not reopen for public comments.
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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.