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Residential Structures Board
Regular meeting agenda

Wednesday, October 1, 2008, 9:30 a.m.
Conference Room A
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Building Codes Division
1535 Edgewater St NW
PO Box 14470
Salem, OR 97309-0404
(503) 378-4133
FAX (503) 378-2322

I. Board business

A. Call to order
B. Roll call
C. Approval of agenda and order of business
D. Approval of the July 2, 2008 regular board meeting minutes
E. Date of the next regularly scheduled meeting: January 7, 2009
F. Board review 2009 board meeting dates


II. Public comment

This time is set aside for persons wishing to address the board on non-agenda items. Speakers are limited to five minutes. When it is your time to speak, the board chair will call you to the front testimony table. Please state your name and the organization you represent (if any). If written material is included, please provide 20 three-hole-punched copies of all information to board staff prior to the meeting for distribution to board members. Action will not be taken at this meeting on citizen comments. The board, however, after hearing from interested persons, may place items on a future agenda so proper notice may be given to all interested parties.


III. Reports

A. Building Codes Division report
B. Program update


IV. Communications

A. 2008 Oregon Residential Specialty Code Errata
B. Statewide Code Interpretation for residential furnace access
C. Review Local Amendment Request rules


V. Appeals - None


VI. Unfinished business

Board review and reconsider Section R703.1 of the 2008 Oregon Residential Specialty Code - Means of draining water that enters the siding assembly


VII. New business

A. Board review and approve proposed code change to Section R602.10.9 - Alternate braced panels at interior wall lines
B. Board review and approve proposed code change to Section R613.2 - Window sill height


VIII. Announcements - None


IX. Adjournment


Please do not park vehicles with "E" plates in "customer only" spaces.

Interpreter services or auxiliary aids for persons with
disabilities are available upon advance request.
For assistance, please contact Chris Huntington at (503) 373-1247.


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