Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Georgia 2009 IECC Task Force to Meet on January 14, 2010

The following information is being reported by the Building Codes Assistance Project (BCAP).

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) State Codes Advisory Committee (SCAC) 2009 IECC Task Force has posted the minutes from its meetings on November 16 and December 9. Its third meeting is scheduled for Thursday, January 14 at 10:00 a.m.(ET).

The task force will review the 2009 IECC and ASHRAE 90.1-2007 (the Georgia State Minimum Energy Code currently references the 2006 IECC and ASHRAE 90.1-2004), with a potential adoption expected in the spring of 2010. The task force will consist of stakeholders from state and local governments, utilities, homebuilders and other private industries. Upon approval by the SCAC and the DCA Board, this code will take effect on January 1, 2011.