Call for Committees

Call for Committees

Call for Committees

Call for Committees

At this time, ICC is receiving applications for the following Codes and Standards Committees. Applications for appointment will be reviewed by the Codes and Standards Council who is responsible for making recommendations to the ICC Board who makes the final appointment decisions.

  • Consensus Committee on ICC Standard on Bleachers Folding and Telescopic Seating, and Grandstands (ICC 300-2012)
    Application deadline: January 21, 2016
  • Consensus Committee on ICC Standard on the Design and Construction of Log Structures (ICC 400-2012)
    Application deadline: January 21, 2016
  • Ad Hoc Committee on Tall Wood Buildings
    Application deadline February 5, 2016

Consensus Committee on Bleacher Safety

The ICC Standard on Bleachers, Folding and Telescopic Seating, and Grandstands (ICC 300-2012) first published in 2002 will undergo a committee and public review process to determine whether the standard will be re-affirmed, revised, or withdrawn. The purpose of the ICC 300 standard is to establish the minimum requirements to safeguard the public health, safety and general welfare through structural strength, means of egress facilities, stability, and safety to life and property relative to the construction, alteration, repair, operation, and maintenance of new and existing temporary and permanent bench bleachers, folding and telescopic seating, and grandstands. Click here for the Consensus Committee Procedures.

The acronym below is to be used to identify the Consensus Committee on Bleacher Safety on the application.

IS-BLE             Consensus Committee on Bleacher Safety

Committee travel not anticipated. This consensus committee will conduct business via conference calls and email correspondence. If required, ICC Governmental Member Representatives are authorized to travel at ICC’s expense when participating at standards development committee meetings. All others are responsible for funding their participation on this committee.

Term: Appointments to the Consensus Committee on Bleacher Safety will expire when the consensus committee process is completed and the standard is either re-affirmed or revised.

Staff: Ed Wirtschoreck; 888-ICC-SAFE (422-7233), ext. 4317

Application deadline: January 21, 2016

Consensus Committee on Log Structures

The ICC Standard on the Design and Construction of Log Structures (ICC 400-2012) first published in 2007 will undergo a committee and public review process to determine whether the standard will be re-affirmed, revised, or withdrawn. The purpose of the ICC 400 standard is to provide technical design and performance criteria that will facilitate and promote the design, construction, and installation of safe and reliable structures constructed of log timbers. Click here for the Consensus Committee Procedures.

The acronym below is to be used to identify the Consensus Committee on Log Structures on the application.

IS-LOG            Consensus Committee on Log Structures

Committee travel not anticipated. This consensus committee will conduct business via conference calls and email correspondence. If required, ICC Governmental Member Representatives are authorized to travel at ICC’s expense when participating at standards development committee meetings. All others are responsible for funding their participation on this committee.

Term: Appointments to the Consensus Committee on Bleacher Safety will expire when the consensus committee process is completed and the standard is either re-affirmed or revised.

Staff: Ed Wirtschoreck; 888-ICC-SAFE (422-7233), ext. 4317

Application deadline: January 21, 2016

ICC Ad Hoc Committee for Tall Wood Buildings

In December/2015, the ICC Board established the ICC Ad Hoc Committee for Tall Wood Buildings noting the purpose of the ad hoc committee is to the explore the building science of tall wood buildings based on the following parameters:

  • The scope is to investigate the feasibility of and take action on developing code changes for tall wood buildings.
  • The ad hoc committee will follow the established procedures in Council Policy 7 Committees and Members and will be funded by the Code Council.
  • ICC will be responsible for funding meeting costs and reimbursement of eligible expenses for ad hoc committee members who are ICC Governmental Member Representatives.
  • ICC will investigate possible partnerships in this effort.
  • The Board appointed ad hoc committee will include the necessary balance of stakeholders, with additional opportunities for interested parties to participate in Work Groups.
  • The effort will continue through the 2018/2019/2020 Cycle.

As noted above, this committee will include the necessary balance of stakeholders including:

  • Representatives from building construction material industries
  • Building and Fire Officials
  • Architects and engineers
  • Fire protection experts
  • Other construction related stakeholders

The acronym below is to be used to identify the ICC Ad Hoc Committee for Tall Wood Buildings on the application.

AHC-TWB       ICC Ad Hoc Committee for Tall Wood Buildings

Travel required. It is anticipated that the AHC-TWB will hold 2 – 4, two-day meetings per year. ICC Governmental Member Representatives are authorized to travel at ICC’s expense when participating at AHC-TWB meetings. All others are responsible for funding their participation on this committee.

Term: Term expires upon completion of the activity which is slated to end with the conclusion of the 2018/2019/2020 Cycle and the respective code change activity associated with these cycles.

Staff: Mike Pfeiffer; 888-ICC-SAFE (422-7233), ext. 4338

Application deadline: February 5, 2016

Committee Application

Below is the committee application link to be used when submitting an application for one or more of the above referenced committees. Be sure to use the Committee acronym noted with the committee(s) when filling out the application.

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