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June 12, 2014: ACCA’s ‘Home Evaluation and Performance Improvement’ Standard Open for Review

Comment Deadline Is June 29, 2014

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Air Conditioning Contractors of America Educational Institute (ACCA-EI) Standards Task Team (STT) has announced a third American National Standards Institute (ANSI) public review period for BSR/ACCA 12 QH -201x, “Home Evaluation and Performance Improvement,” as a revised industry standard. The public review period has a comment deadline of June 29, 2014.

This revised standard provides minimum criteria by which deficiencies in existing residential building are identified by audit, improvement opportunities are assessed, scopes of work are finalized, work is performed in accordance with industry recognized procedures, and improvement objectives are met.

Changes made to the standard draft following the second public review have been consolidated into a one page document that shows underline for additions and strikethrough for deletions. These red-line changes to the normative portions of the standard (§1 - §7 and Appendix A) are open for review and comment

The consolidated red-line edits and response form can be found at www.acca.org/ansi.

Comments and questions can be addressed to standards-sec@acca.org.

Publication date: 6/9/2014

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