The Building Code Technical Correlating Committee of theNFPA(formerly the National Fire Protection Association) (Quincy, MA) has released its Report on Proposals (ROP), which includes the second draft of NFPA 5000, Building Code the first building code to be developed using an open consensus process, accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). When finalized, the NFPA Building Code will round out the only full set of integrated codes for the built environment.