The PASS program has been designed to provide a more efficient and effective plan review process by implementing a clear and concise set of standards for document content and organization. Implementation of this program requires only minor adjustments for both public and private sector in their internal processes. It is completely voluntary.
The Program provides significant benefits in time and money savings for the Jurisdiction, Design Professionals, and the Development and Construction community. The public benefits from increased investment in high performance buildings and spaces that meet current high standards for energy savings, sustainability, and design.
The program also effectively enhances protection of the public health, safety and welfare.