Bill Keller http://wesa.fm en State Lawmakers Mull Changes to How Building Code Panel Operates http://wesa.fm/post/state-lawmakers-mull-changes-how-building-code-panel-operates <p>The state commission tasked with reviewing updates to Pennsylvania’s building codes may be in for a few tweaks in its operating procedure.<br><br>A 2011 law shifted the process for the panel to make it easier to reject than accept code updates, like energy efficiency and safety requirements.<br><br>Subsequently, the panel rejected all the most recent round of code updates, citing an inability to find consensus on some and an accumulation of too many costly updates over time.<br> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 14:25:03 +0000 Mary Wilson & WESA Staff 14436 at http://wesa.fm