The ICC 500 Committee for Storm Shelters has completed the 2nd meeting for reviewing the committee and public comments to the first draft of the 2020 edition.  The final draft is undergoing a ballot of the committee prior to submittal to ANSI for Approval as an ANS.


ICC 500 Committee is meeting via teleconference on every Wednesday from 1 to 5 Eastern, starting August 12, 2020.  The plan is for 4 meetings to produce a final draft.  The ICC 500 committee has added an additional call on Sept. 9, 2020.

For additional information see the meeting notice.  For agenda, meeting notes and a list of the comments to the first draft, please see the information below.  If you want to be listed as an interested party and receive meeting reminders and information, please contact the ICC 500 secretariat, Kimberly Paarlberg.

ICC 500 Public Input Agenda Available.

The ICC adheres to openness and transparency in our Standards development process.  All ICC Standards committee meetings are open to the public.  Any interested party can participate in committee meetings and can be considered by the committee for membership on any work-group that the committee creates. Interested parties will be notified by email of standards activities related to, IS-STM including committee meetings, sub-group meetings and the availability of standard development documentation.  If you wish to be placed on the “interested parties” list for the development of this standard, contact the ICC Secretariat, IS-STM.

Go to publicACCESS for a read only version of ICC 500-2014. Go to the ICC Store to purchase a copy of ICC 500-2014 standard or ICC 500-2014 standard and commentary.

If you wish to be placed on the “interested party” list for the development of this standard, contact Kimberly Paarlberg, Senior Staff Architect and Secretariat for ICC 500. Interested parties will be notified by e-mail of standards activities related to the ICC 500 standard.

Draft Development for the Public Input Agenda

Meeting Notices