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ANSI announces call for nominations for committees.

Press Release Summary:

June 19, 2008 - Accepting nominations until July 18, 2008, ANSI invites all members of ANSI Federation to recommend qualified candidates for membership on Institute's policy and other committees. Policy committees seeking new members include Conformity Assessment Policy Committee, National Policy Committee, Intellectual Property Rights Policy Committee, International Policy Committee, and ANSI ISO Council. Three-year terms begin Jan 1, 2009 and conclude Dec 31, 2011.

American National Standards Institute - New York, NY

Original Press Release

ANSI Announces Call for Nominations for Policy and Other Committees

Press release date: June 16, 2008

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) invites all members of the ANSI Federation to recommend qualified candidates for membership on the Institute's policy and other committees. The three-year terms begin January 1, 2009, and conclude December 31, 2011. Nominations are due by July 18, 2008.

Policy committees seeking new members (voting and non-voting) include:
Conformity Assessment Policy Committee (CAPC)
National Policy Committee (NPC)
Intellectual Property Rights Policy Committee (IPRPC)
International Policy Committee (IPC)
ANSI ISO Council (AIC)

Several program oversight committees also have nominations processes to facilitate the identification of candidates from ANSI members. These are included in this call for nominations as well.

To nominate a candidate, submit the nomination form by July 18, 2008. Candidates being nominated for voting positions must also include a letter of corporate support and a biographical statement setting forth the candidate's relevant qualifications. (Please note: Nominations of ANSI individual members, government members, and corporate officers do not require a letter of corporate support.)

Voting membership in the Institute Policy Committees is limited to approximately thirty-six persons appointed by the Chairman of the Board and approved by the Executive Committee of the Board from among nominated, eligible candidates.

A single nomination form per ANSI member is requested. Nomination forms and other materials should be submitted to:

American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
ATTN: Kathleen Tuohy
25 West 43rd Street, Fourth Floor
New York, NY 10036-7414
Fax: 212.398.0023; Email:

Questions, comments, or requests for additional information may be directed to Brian Meincke, ANSI's director of membership development (212.642.4940; or Kathleen Tuohy, ANSI's manager of membership marketing and development (212.642.4928;


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