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  • May 2015 (PDF, 1.2 MB) view May NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Report of the Motions Committee for Annual 2015 documents with certified amending motions; Proposed TIAs seeking comments on NFPA 13, 59A, 72 and 1971; New projects seeking comments on arff response to air shows, competencies for responders to hhft, ems officer, fire control of structures, and hazardous waste disposal; Errata issued on NFPA 101; TIAs issued on NFPA 1, 58, 70, 101A, and 400; News in brief; Research & Analysis; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • April 2015 (PDF, 1 MB) view April NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Proposed TIAs seeking comments on NFPA 2 and NFPA 33; Errata issued on NFPA 70E and NFPA 5000; News in brief; Research & Analysis; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • March 2015 (PDF, 1 MB) view March NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Proposed TIAs seeking comments on NFPA 13 and NFPA 111; Research and analysis; News in brief; Errata issued on NFPA 102; Submission of public comments for Annual 2016 documents;  Fall 2015 Consent Standards issued; NFPA 704 FAQs; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members 
  • February 2015  (PDF, 1 MB) view February NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Submit public input on Annual 2017 documents; View public input submissions for Fall 2016; Second Draft Reports for Annual 2015; New Standards Council members appointed; News in brief; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • January 2015 (PDF, 1 MB) view January NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Proposed TIAs seeking comment on NFPA 1, 58, 70, 101A, 400, 1221, and 1917; Errata issued on NFPA 1, 30, 101, and 1192; NFPA goes completely digital for public input and public comment submissions; NFPA seeking comments to help protect first reponders from Ebola; Seeking nominations for committee member awards; Mobile Integrated Healthcare/Community Paramedicine (MIH/CP); Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Commitees seeking members 
  • December 2014 Special Edition (PDF, 1.1 MB)
    Proposed TIA seeking comment on NFPA 1999; NFPA goes completely digital for public input and public comment submissions; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • December 2014 (PDF, 656 KB) view December NFPA News e-Newsletter
    New document NFPA 1986 seeking public input; Proposed TIA seeking comment on NFPA 72; New Committee on Hybrid (Water and Inert Gas) Fire Extinguishing Systems seeking members; NFPA Standards Council seeks public comment on two new projects: Fire-based community healthcare provider (FBCHP) program and SCAM of rescue tools; TIAs issued and not issued; Standards Council preliminary minutes and decision available; News in brief; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • November 2014  (PDF, 1 MB) view November NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Proposed TIA seeking comment on NFPA 70; Fall 2014 Motions Committee Report; Glossary of Terms 2014 edition available; Public comment closing date for Fall 2015 documents; News in Brief; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members 
  • October 2014  (PDF, 1 MB) view October NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Fall 2016 documents open for public input; New documents: NFPA 1616 and 1072 open for public input; new projects seeking public comments; Errata issued on NFPA 101; NFPA Standards Council approves establishment of two new projects on Community risk reduction plans and SCAM of wildland fire fighting protective clothing and equipment; Call for nominations for committee awards; NFPA's free access; News in brief; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members  
  • September 2014 (PDF, 614 KB) view September NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Proposed TIA seeking comment on NFPA 1851, Standards Council decisions; TIAs issued and not issued; Fall 2015 documents open for public comment; View public input submissions on Annual 2016 documents; Committee on Finishing Processes seeking enforcers; NEC public input closing dates; Errata issued on NFPA 4; News in Brief; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • August 2014 (PDF, 482 KB) view August NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Formal Interpretation issued on NFPA 1851; Standards Council August agenda; Fall 2014 Second Draft Reports available; Errata issued on NFPA 70 and 921; Consent Standards issued; News in Brief; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • July 2014 (PDF, 468 KB) view July NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Proposed TIAs seeking comment on NFPA 70, 1951 and 1971; Final Results and Transcripts from 2014 NFPA Tech Session; Errata issued on NFPA 45 and 1936; NFPA News in Brief; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • June 2014 (PDF, 642 KB) view June NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Proposed TIAs seeking comment on NFPA 58, 400, 402, and 1963; Formal Interpretation issued on NFPA 45; Tech Session agenda and schedule available; Standards Forum; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • May 2014 (PDF, 1. MB) view May NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Webinar on changes during the 2014 Tech Session; Proposed TIAs seeking comment on NFPA 45, 70, and 1952; Errata issued on NFPA 70, 260, 921, and 1006; Tech Session schedule available; Standards Forum, Tech Session goes electronic; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members; Benefits of NFPA 1936 rescue tools; Lightweight construction dangers and furniture flammability; and Accessibility Expo
  • April 2014 (PDF, 1.4 MB) view April NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Proposed TIAs seeking comment on NFPA 1, 10, 58, 70E, 99, 101, 102, 400, and 5000; Four new projects seeking comment; Wildland documents reorganization; NEC revision cycle schedule; Motions Committee Report for Annual 2014 documents; TIAs issued and not issued; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • March 2014 (PDF, 924 KB) view March NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Proposed TIAs seeking comment on NFPA 70, 101, 1192, and 5000; Errata issued on NFPA 13, 86, and 1123; Annual 2015 documents open for public comment; How to submit a public comment; Standards Council agenda from March 2014 meeting; News in Brief; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; and Committees seeking members
  • February 2014 (PDF, 750 KB) view February NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Important dates in the standards development process; 2014 Standards Directory now available; Annual 2016 documents are open for public input; Errata issued on NFPA 58, 79, and 400; NFPA 601 and 1407 issued as consent standards; View public input on Fall 2015 documents; New Standards Council members appointed; News in Brief; Committee meetings calendar; Committees seeking public input; Committees seeking members
  • January 2014 (PDF, 1 MB) view January NFPA News e-Newsletter
    Proposed TIAs seeking comment on NFPA 30A and NFPA 30B; Free Webinar on How to Submit a NITMAM; NFPA 70, National Electrical Code, open for public input; Annual 2014 Second Draft Reports available; News in Brief; Committees seeking public input; Committees seeking members; Committee meetings calendar
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