Agenda: Technical Advisory Group
Building Code Series 1 Meeting #2
Date: Tuesday, November 23, 2021
Time: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Location: WebEx Event
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1. Introduce Committee Members
2. Discuss meeting format and procedures
3. Presentation by Don Sivigny on the residential energy code and return on investment (ROI) calculations
• Resources on residential energy codes:
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Status of State Residential Energy Code Profile for
Cost-Effectiveness of the 2021 IECC for Residential Buildings in Minnesota prepared by
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory for the DOE
DOE Status of Residential Energy Code Adoption by State
DOE Local Fact Sheet for Minneapolis, MN
4. Discussion of residential building permit fee based on cost of construction
5. Discussion of adult changing tables
6. Discussion of prohibition on code adoption prior to 2026
7. Discussion of 2SS-CG001-3 Housing Affordability Proposal
8. TAG member assignments for next meeting
9. Next meeting: December 7, 2021