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Shirin Ader  ader(--nospam--at)icbo.org would be very pleased to receive code change
proposals for the Uniform Code for Building Conservation.


-----Original Message-----
From: Robert J Bossi, PE <rjbossi(--nospam--at)sonic.net>
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Date: Wednesday, July 14, 1999 4:37 PM
Subject: Re: 2000 UCBC


>Fred:
>Who should the e-mail change proposals be sent to?
>
>fturner wrote:
>
>> Bob, I suggested to ICBO in May that they at least have a public hearing.
>> Shirin Ader was all set to publish with no public input and decided at
the
>> last minute to open it up. ICBO wants to have the document available at
the
>> 1999 ABM in St. Louis this Sept.
>>
>> Its fair to question the late notice to ICBO. But they're a private,
>> non-profit - not a government.
>>
>> The chapter numbering is a staff-level proposal and will be considered
along
>> with other proposals. The latest draft off the net doesn't have the same
>> chapter numbering as proposed in Mel Green's summary.
>>
>> On the optimistic side, ICBO is actually accepting proposals via email.
Your
>> wish has finally come true, Dennis...
>>
>> Fred Turner, Staff Structural Engineer, California Seismic Safety
>> Commission, 1755 Creekside Oaks Drive Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95833
>> 916-263-0582 Work Phone, 916-263-0594 Fax fturner(--nospam--at)quiknet.com
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Robert J Bossi, PE <rjbossi(--nospam--at)sonic.net>
>> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
>> Date: Wednesday, July 14, 1999 2:09 PM
>> Subject: Re: 2000 UCBC
>>
>> >The deadline is July 18 (a Sunday?) and only 4 days away!  How many
people
>> even
>> >knew this code was being revised?  The document is 133 pages long!
>> Appendix
>> >Chapter 1 will now contain, tilt-up, (formerly Chapter 5), cripple wall
>> (formerly
>> >Chapter 6) and new non-ductile concrete provisions (from COLA).  Since
>> Appendix
>> >Chapter 1 is a Model Code in California.  All of these provisions will
>> become
>> >mandatory minimums in every jurisdiction in this state when the code is
>> adopted in
>> >2002(?)
>> >
>> >Oh, by the way, the meeting notice fails to state where the meeting will
>> occur.
>> >
>> >Remember you can never sleep while your government is at work.
>> >
>> >ader(--nospam--at)icbo.org wrote:
>> >
>> >> FYI:  The Hearing notice and proposed 2000 UCBC draft may be accessed
>> through
>> >> ICBO website at: http://www.icbo.org
>> >> Look under "What's new" and "Code_Talk".  Code change proposal
deadline
>> to ICBO
>> >> is July 18.
>> >>
>> >
>> >
>> >.
>>
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