Read the Annual 2018 Motions Committee Report for standards with certified amending motions

Blog Post created by debbiebaio Employee on Mar 30, 2018
The Report of the Motions Committee addresses eight Annual 2018 NFPA Standards with Certified Amending Motions eligible for presentation and action at the NFPA Technical Meeting in Las Vegas on Thursday, June 14, 2018:
  • NFPA 13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems
  • NFPA 13D, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes
  • NFPA 51B, Standard for Fire Prevention During Welding, Cutting, and Other Hot Work
  • NFPA 72, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code
  • NFPA 101A, Guide on Alternative Approaches to Life Safety
  • NFPA 110, Standard for Emergency and Standby Power System
  • NFPA 400, Hazardous Materials Code
  • NFPA 1730, Standard on Organization and Deployment of Fire Prevention Inspection and Code Enforcement, Plan Review, Investigation, and Public Education Operations
The report also identifies a list of 20 additional standards that have been determined by the Motions Committee to be consent standards and shall be forwarded to the Standards Council for balloting. In accordance with 1.6.2(a) of the Regulations, a 15-day appeal period follows the publication date of this report in which one may file an appeal related to the issuance of the Consent Standards listed below. The filing deadline for such appeal is April 7, 2018.
  • NFPA 13R, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in Low-Rise Residential Occupancies
  • NFPA 20, Standard for the Installation of Stationary Pumps for Fire Protection
  • NFPA 24, Standard for the Installation of Private Fire Service Mains and Their Appurtenances
  • NFPA 30B, Code for the Manufacture and Storage of Aerosol Products
  • NFPA 40, Standard for the Storage and Handling of Cellulose Nitrate Film
  • NFPA 77, Recommended Practice on Static Electricity
  • NFPA 80, Standard for Fire Doors and Other Opening Protectives
  • NFPA 86, Standard for Ovens and Furnaces
  • NFPA 88A, Standard for Parking Structures
  • NFPA 105, Standard for Smoke Door Assemblies and Other Opening Protectives
  • NFPA 150, Standard on Fire and Life Safety in Animal Housing Facilities
  • NFPA 291, Recommended Practice for Fire Flow Testing and Marking of Hydrants
  • NFPA 306, Standard for the Control of Gas Hazards on Vessels
  • NFPA 484, Standard for Combustible Metals
  • NFPA 652, Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustible Dust
  • NFPA 750, Standard on Water Mist Fire Protection Systems
  • NFPA 1221, Standard for the Installation, Maintenance, and Use of Emergency Services Communications Systems
  • NFPA 1852, Standard on Selection, Care, and Maintenance of Open-Circuit Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)
  • NFPA 1917, Standard for Automotive Ambulances
  • NFPA 1989, Standard on Breathing Air Quality for Emergency Services Respiratory Protection
The anticipated issuance date for these Consent Standards is April 23, 2018.
The Technical Meeting agenda which incorporates both the Fall 2017 and Annual 2018 Motions Committee Reports will be posted at a later date. The agenda will include the order in which the Standards will be presented.