Notice of Declaratory Statement

Florida Building Commission
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Florida Building Commission has received the petition for declaratory statement from Harvey Smith on behalf of Florida Atlantic University, Building Codes Administration, on March 30, 2011. It has been assigned the number DCA11-DEC-055. The petition seeks the agency's opinion as to the applicability of Section 11001.6, Florida Building Code, Mechanical Volume (2007, as amended) as it applies to the petitioner.
The Petitioner asks whether the Florida Building Code, which references ASHRAE Standard 15-2001 (Safety Standard for Refrigeration Systems) requires the provision of a Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) at HVAC chiller plants outside the refrigeration machinery room.
A copy of the Petition for Declaratory Statement may be obtained by contacting: Paula P. Ford, Clerk, Florida Building Commission, 2555 Shumard Oak Boulevard, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2100.