Draft PDS-01 of proposed MINHERS Addendum 37: QAD Disciplinary Actions

Proposed Addendum 37 amends the RESNET Mortgage Industry National Home Energy Rating Standards (MINHERS), Chapter 9 to establish clear criteria for disciplinary actions essential the improvement of Quality Assurance for the RESNET HERS. The addendum implements the RESNET Board of Directors policy stated as follows:

“If the Quality Assurance Designees are found to not properly comply with RESNET’s procedures they are subject to discipline by RESNET up to and including de‐certification as a Quality Assurance Designee. RESNET staff shall collaborate with SDC 900 on development of procedures and standards for the implementation of this policy.”

RESNET Standard Development Committee 900 has approved the first draft, PDS-01, of MINHERS Addendum 37, for public review and comment. Comment on draft PDS-01 will be open for 45 days beginning September 9, 2020 and ending October 23, 2020. After the comment period SDC 200 will consider and document each of the comments submitted and make appropriate changes. Any substantive change to draft PDS-01 will be provided to the public for comment.

Additions and revisions to the MINHERS Chapter 9 are shown with red print in strikeout/underline format. Comments will be accepted only on the text shown with strikeout/underline and in red print.

To review the draft Addendum click on Draft PDS-01 MINHERS Addendum 37, QAD Disciplinary Actions 

To submit your comments click on RESNET Amendment Comment Online Form for Draft PDS-01 MINHERS Addendum 37

Comments are posted real-time and you will be able to review comments that were submitted by clicking on Comments Submitted on Draft PDS-01 MINHERS Addendum 37

The public comment period will be open for 45 days beginning September 9, 2020 and ending October 23, 2020.