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VOSI - Public Health Standard V50.8

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VOSI  Public Health  Standard V50.8

STANDARD FOR 
"HEATING REQUIREMENTS AND COOLING RECOMMENDATIONS FOR HOMES, APARTMENTS, AND OFFICES"

1. SCOPE

1.1 This standard specifies the details required to provide uniform standards in the areas of health, safety and the environment that can be used by all 50 states

1.2 The proposed Voices of Safety International (VOSI) national standard, V50.8, will be the same minimum daytime and nighttime temperatures as that of  N.J. state law.

2. REFERENCED DOCUMENTS

2.1 The Heat Ordinance For Apartments And Residential Hotels In San Francisco distributed by Department of Building Inspection 1660 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103 General Information 415-558-6088 Code Questions 415-558-6084  Fax 415-558-6401, http://www.sfgov.org/dbi

2.2 Chicago Tenants Rights Pamphlets (English #3), http://www.tenant.net/Other_Areas/Illinois/mto/english3.html

2.3 LSNJLAW - You and the Law in New Jersey, G: Chapter 6: Your Right to Safe and Decent Housing, http://www.lsnjlaw.org/

2.4 Tenant Net - Tenants and Renters Rights - New York City,  Heating Requirements for New York City, http://www.tenant.net/Court/Howcourt/heat.html

3. TERMINOLOGY

3.1 Heating Requirements

3.2 Cooling Recommendations

4. SIGNIFICANCE & USE

4.1 This standard will provide uniform standards in the areas of health, safety and the environment that can be used by all 50 states

4.2 Use of the standard will eliminate double standards on product quality that may contradict each other, varying by state. 

5. KEYWORDS

5.1 Min. Daytime Temp, Min. Nighttime Temp, Heating Season

This Standard is under the jurisdiction of VOSI committee V50.8 on "Public Health". Copies are available from the VOSI webmaster at webmaster@voicesofsafety.com.

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Created: 2012-03-28