The International Code Council Board of Appeals for the NAHB request has been set for December 11, 2008 in Chicago at the Wyndam O’hare Hotel. The meeting is set to begin at 8:00 am (Central Time) for the appeal of the NAHB regarding the code action on RB 64 07-08 (sprinkler system requirements in one and two family dwellings) and RB 66 07-08 (sprinkler requirements n townhouses under the IRC).
The appeals process will be governed by CP 1 of the ICC Council Policy. The appeals board will be looking at section 5.3.8 “In order to sustain the appeal, or any part thereof, the appeals board must find that there was a material and significant irregularity of the process or procedure.”
If you are planning on attending the hearing, you must notify the ICC by November 26, 2008. Written views to be considered by the ICC Appeals Board must be received by the ICC at the Chicago District Office by November 26, 2008.
If you are planning on submitting a written request or plan on attending, please contact Mr. Michael Pfeiffer, Deputy Senior Vice President, Techincial Services (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by phone at 888-ICC-SAFE X 4338