National Standard Plumbing Code committee has scheduled a public hearing for Thursday, Aug. 26 at the Fairview Park Marriott in Falls Church, Va., beginning at 8 a.m. EST. Code changes accepted by the committee will be included in the 2005 supplement to the 203 NSPC, scheduled for publication in February 2005. For more information, contact Julie Turner at 800-533-7694 or e-mail: