Ruth Provides Codes & Regulatory Affairs Update
During AAMA Session
During yesterday's AAMA meeting, Julie Ruth, a code consultant for AAMA, provided
an update on recent results of the International Code Council's
(ICC) code development hearings.
She said AAMA had taken positions on 80 proposals; three of which
were submitted on behalf of AAMA; two were approved as well as one
The proposals will next be out for public comment, these will be
due January 24.
The new Florida building codes were also discussed. A major concern
that was also discussed was the fact that energy ratings on replacement
windows may soon be required.