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NFPA Standards Council Agenda and Hearings Schedule for the August 2020 Meeting Now Available

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Standards Council

The NFPA Standards Council will be meeting on August 10-13, 2020 by video conference (daily sessions from 10 a.m. –

2:00 p.m. EST until conclusion of meeting).  At this meeting, some of the topics the Council will address include:

 

  • An appeal on NFPA 1 requesting deletion of paragraph 65.3
  • The issuance of proposed TIAs on NFPA 1, NFPA 13, NFPA 30, NFPA 30A, NFPA 58, NFPA 67, NFPA 70, NFPA 101A, NFPA 1006, NFPA 1192, NFPA 1581, NFPA 1851, NFPA 1999, NFPA 2112
  • New projects/documents on fuel gas warning equipment; remote inspections; emergency action planning
  • The issuance of Annual 2020 codes and standards: NFPA 1, NFPA 4, NFPA 30, NFPA 30A, NFPA 99, NFPA 101, NFPA 790, NFPA 1006, NFPA 1500, NFPA 1700
  • Requests from Committees to change revision cycle schedules for NFPA 11, 14, 58, and 59A
  • A task group update and correspondence on potential scope overlap of NFPA 855
  • Action on pending applications for committee membership

 

Read the full Council agenda and hearings schedule for further information.

 

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 over 300 documents addressing topics of importance to the built environment.

 

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