THE CHAPTER'S GOALS
Our bylaws give us the following purposes:
a) to cooperate and assist the Eastern States Building Officials Federation, the Building Officials and Code Administrators International, the New York State Conference of Mayors and Other Municipal Officials, the New York State Assessors Association, Council of American Building Officials, the Fireman’s Association of the State of New York (FASNY) the New York State
Fire Marshall’s Association and the Association of Towns of the State of New York and the International Codes Council in achieving their aims and ideals, to the extent that same shall not be inconsistent with the purposes herein expressed; (amended 2004)
b) to provide assistance to members, in various ways, in the performance of their duties as public officials;
c) to elevate the position the Building Official, making his position compatible with the responsibilities and obligations placed upon the member;
d) to promote efficiency in the administration of Building Departments;
e) to foster cooperation between the members and others directly and indirectly allied with the building industry;
f) to exchange ideas, information and facts concerning matters and problems of common interest;
g) to create good fellowship and mutual understanding among members and officials of all New York State municipalities;
h) to create good fellowship and mutual understanding among members and all officials of all New York State municipalities.
i) to foster the acceptance of performance standards for building materials, building equipment and construction methods; and
j) in collaboration with other interested agencies and organizations, to formulate and conduct programs, in the field of building construction, for the edification of the membership.