Members of ICC Vote Down GSA Code Change Proposal

In April, FEMA notified us that the Federal Government’s General Services Administration (GSA) submitted a code change proposal to the International Code Council (ICC) for the 2015 IFC which would re-institute part of the 906.1 exception in group B occupancies. Last week at the ICC Public Comment Hearings, with the help of FEMA advocacy, the GSA proposed code change that would have reinstated the 906.1 exception was overwhelmingly rejected by committee members.

 

October 8th, 2013

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