House Labor and Industry Committee to Hold Hearing on New Adoption Process for Statewide Commercial Building Codes


WHAT: Rep. Mario Scavello (R-Monroe), chairman of the House Labor and Industry Committee, will hold a public hearing on legislation (House Bill 1209) to create a new adoption process for statewide commercial building codes.

WHO: Scavello and members of the committee. Tesifiers before the committee will include Josh Young, state affairs director, American Chemistry Council; Dan Wise, chairman, Uniform Construction Code (UCC) Task Force, Pennsylvania Builders’ Association; Robert Heil, president, Pennsylvania Association of Building Code Officials; Jim Dollard, safety coordinator, IBEW-Local 98; Frank Thompson, chairman, UCC Review and Advisory Council; Elizabeth C. Masters, AIA Pennsylvania government affairs chairman, American Institute of Architects; Thomas Domitrovich, Eaton Corp., National Electrical Manufacturers Association; and Kevin Clarke, president, Pittsburgh Chapter – Building Owners and Managers Association.

WHEN: Tuesday, Aug. 6, at 1 p.m.

WHERE: Room 60 East Wing, State Capitol Building, Harrisburg.


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