ANSI calls for comments on proposed revisions to ANS process.
Press Release Summary:
November 17, 2010 - Proposed changes, which relate to alleged conflict and duplication within American National Standards process, would amend ANSI Essential Requirements: Due process requirements for ANS and the Operating Procedures of ANSI Executive Standards Council. Proposed revisions are intended to clarify procedural requirements; propose definition for duplication within ANS process; incorporate added details that define good faith efforts; and offer sample PINS Deliberation Report.
Original Press Release
Call for Comments on Proposed Procedural Revisions to ANS Process
Press release date: November 15, 2010
clarify procedural requirements;
propose a definition for "duplication" within the ANS process;
incorporate added details that define "good faith efforts";
introduce greater transparency with respect to the outcomes of PINS deliberation activities;
offer a sample PINS Deliberation Report; and
establish a specific role for the ANSI ExSC early in the ANS development process, as a potential mediator of whether "good faith" efforts were used to address conflict and/or duplication. Interested parties are invited to submit specific written comments to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration by the ANSI ExSC. The comment period ends Monday, December 6, 2010.