Code Advisory Committee - June 12, 2019 - Agenda

Meeting Date: 
June 12, 2019 - 9:30am
Location: 
1660 Mission, Room 2031 & 2039

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NOTICE OF MEETING

Regular Meeting of the
CODE ADVISORY COMMITTEE

DATE: June 12, 2019
TIME: 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
LOCATION: 1660 Mission Street, Room 2031 & 2039 ◄◄ Note Location Change

This Committee meets regularly every second Wednesday of the month at 1660 Mission Street, Room 2001, 2nd Floor. If you wish to be placed on a mailing list for agendas, please call (415) 558-6148.

Note: Public comment is welcome and will be heard during each item. Reference documents relating to agenda are available for review at the Technical Service Division, 1660 Mission Street, 1st floor. For information, please call Ken Hu at (415) 558-6148.

AGENDA
1.0 Call to Order, Roll Call and confirmation of quorum.

2.0 Approval of the minutes of the Code Advisory Committee regular meeting of May 8, 2019.

3.0 Discussion and possible action regarding conforming San Francisco’s existing amendments to the 2016 California Electrical Codes to the 2017 National Electric Code along with the approved California State agency amendments to them for 2019 San Francisco Code Adoption.
The possible action would be to make a recommendation to the Building Inspection Commission for their further action.

4.0 Discussion and possible action regarding conforming San Francisco’s existing 2016 code amendments to Chapter 1,1A, 2,10A, 11C, 11D, 12,14,15,24, 25, 26, 30, 31, 31B, 31F, 32, & 35 of the 2016 California Building Code to the new 2018 International Building & Residential Codes along with the approved California state agency amendments to them for 2019 San Francisco Code Adoption.
The possible action would be to make a recommendation to the Building Inspection Commission for their further action.

5.0 Discussion and possible action regarding San Francisco Amendments to the 2019 California Building and Existing Building Code.
The possible action would be to make a recommendation to the Building Inspection Commission for their further action.

6.0 Discussion and possible action regarding a proposed ordinance amending the Plumbing Code to delete the local amendment to the California Plumbing Code referring to the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission’s Rules and Regulations in the section on Cross-Connection Control, and to add local cross-connection controls for beverage dispensers and industrial water chillers and a testing requirement for backflow prevention assemblies or devices.
The possible action would be to make a recommendation to the Building Inspection Commission for their further action.

7.0 Discussion regarding opportunities for 2019 San Francisco Green Building Code to include additional energy provisions consistent with California and San Francisco climate change mitigation policies as relates to building decarbonization.

8.0 Discussion and possible action regarding proposed ordinance (file no. 181216) on controls on Residential Demolition, Merger, Conversion, and Alteration; Review of Additional Non-Residential Changes of Use and Alterations.
The possible action would be to make a recommendation to the Building Inspection Commission for their further action.

9.0 Public Comments on items not on this agenda but within the jurisdiction of the Code Advisory Committee. Comment time is limited to 3 minutes or as determined by of the Chairperson.

10.0 Committee comments on items not on this agenda.

11.0 Subcommittee Reports: (Discussion & possible action) (10 minutes)
a. Housing Code Subcommittee:
Subcommittee Chair: Jim Reed
Subcommittee Members: Ira Dorter; Henry Karnilowicz
b. Mechanical Electrical Plumbing & Fire Subcommittee:
Subcommittee Chair: Jim Reed
Subcommittee Members: Robert Wong, M.E.; Henry Karnilowicz;
Brian Salyers, F.P.E.
c. Administrative & General Design and Disability Access Subcommittee
Subcommittee Chair: Tony Sanchez-Corea
Subcommittee Members: Arnie Lerner, FAIA, CASp; Zachary Nathan, AIA, CASp; Henry Karnilowicz; Jonathan Rodriguez;Nancy Goldenberg, AIA
d. Structural Subcommittee:
Subcommittee Chair: Stephen Harris, S.E.
Subcommittee Members: Rene’ Vignos, S.E., LEED A.P.; Marc Cunningham; Ned Fennie, AIA; Don Libbey, P.E.
e. Green Building Subcommittee:
Subcommittee Chair: Zachary Nathan, AIA, CASp
Subcommittee Members: Ilene Dick; Kevin Wallace; Henry Karnilowicz;
Robert Wong, M.E.

12.0 Review of communication items. The Committee may discuss or acknowledge communication items received for discussion.

13.0 Committee Member’s and Staff’s identification agenda items for the next meeting, as well as current agenda items to be continued to another CAC regular meeting or special meeting, or a subcommittee meeting.

14.0 Adjournment.

Note to Committee Members: Please review the appropriate material and be prepared to discuss at the meeting. If you are unable to attend, please call Chairperson Stephen Harris, S.E. at (415) 495-3700 or Ken Hu at (415) 558-6148. The meeting will begin promptly.