Here is the ICC PR on the how the IECC will be written in the future. The ANSI process is fine. There are rules for balancing the committee membership, so it appears no one group, even government officials, can form a majority. If ICC still adheres to a 3 year cycle, that could keep the IECC committee very busy if the draft sent for public review garners alot of comments. Very possible, given the apparent dissapointment expressed by many on this change from a govermment concensus process.
International Code Council releases new framework to address energy efficiency needs across the entire building industry - ICC
Washington, D.C. – Today the International Code Council, the leading global source of model codes and standards and building safety solutions, released a new framework to assist governments and building industry stakeholders in meeting...