Forpurposes of the Deferred Building Renewal Act and sections 85-106 and 85-304,unless the context otherwise requires:

(1) Renewal work means any (a) deferred or preventive maintenance projectsthat will restore facilities and utility systems as closely as practicableto their original constructed condition as defined by the Task Force for BuildingRenewal, (b) projects that will bring facilities into compliance with currentfire safety, life safety, and hazardous materials abatement requirements,and (c) projects that will bring facilities into compliance with the federalAmericans with Disabilities Act of 1990. The standard of quality maintenanceshall be set after consideration of the facility users, geographical location,condition, and physical analysis of each building;

(2) Deferred maintenance means any measures taken to: (a) Correct orrepair structural or mechanical defects that would endanger the integrityof a building or its components or allow unwanted penetration of the buildingby the outdoor elements; (b) correct or repair structural, mechanical, orother defects in a building or its components or utility systems which endangerthe lives or health of state employees or the general public; (c) bring abuilding into compliance with the federal Americans with Disabilities Actof 1990; (d)correct a waste of energy, including minor repairs, alteration and maintenancepainting, cost of materials, hiring of building maintenance personnel, andother necessary expenses for the maintenance of roofs, exterior walls, retainingwalls, foundations, flooring, ceilings, partitions, doors, building hardware,windows, plaster, structural ironwork, screens, plumbing, heating, air-handling,and air conditioning equipment, or electrical systems, but excluding decorativefinish or furnishing or building additions; or(e) conduct an energy audit;

(3) Preventive maintenance means any measures taken to maintain thestructural or mechanical integrity of a building or its components includingthose measures listed in subdivision (2) of this section; and

(4) Task force means the Task Force for Building Renewal.