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ANSI Essential Requirements Past Editions
12/30/2014 7:57 AM
  
ANS Procedures - Historical
6/29/2006 10:47 AM
  
2004 ANSI Survey on Standardization Activities
6/29/2006 10:47 AM
  
ANSI Executive Standards Council (ExSC) Interpretations
6/29/2006 10:47 AM
  
Compliance Form Archives
1/3/2008 11:08 AM
  
March 22 2018 ANSI Workshop - Openness, Balance and Disclosure
3/5/2018 7:10 AM
  
2020 ANS Webinar Training Slide Decks
9/10/2020 6:27 AM
  
ANS Audit Flow Slide (2014)
Standards developer audit process flow slide
1/3/29141/3/2014 4:05 PM
  
An explanation of the process by which the ANSI Essential Requirements and the ANSI International procedures are maintained.  Proposed revisions should be submitted in legislative format with a rationale to psa@ansi.org.
9/29/20209/29/2020 5:17 PM
  
ANS-Forms-Guidance-Sept-2020
Guidance on using webforms in the American National Standard (ANS) process.
9/7/20209/14/2020 9:06 AM
  
ANSI Auditing Policy and Procedures (ASD - 2020)
Auditing procedures applicable to ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers (ASDs).
7/16/20207/16/2020 11:11 AM
  
ANS Forms Webinar - July 2020
Slide deck related to ANS-related forms used by ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers (ASDs).  July 2020 webinar.
7/16/20207/16/2020 11:14 AM
  
Self-Audit Tips for ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers (2020)
Guidance for self-audits in preparation for an ANSI Audit of an ANSI-Accredited Standards Developer's American National Standards (ANS).
7/16/20207/16/2020 11:17 AM
  
ANSI Standards Developer Audit Guidance and Checklist for Electronic Audits (2020)
ANSI Standards Developer Audit Guidance and Checklist for Electronic Audits (2020) - Word version
5/27/20205/27/2020 10:15 AM
  
Application for Accreditaion
Application for Accreditation as an ANSI-Accredited Standards Developer (ASD).  Please submit with all requested attachments (re: a set of compliant operating procedures) and the $5000 application fee to:
James Thompson, ANSI/PSA, 25 W. 43rd St, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10036.  Please forward any related questions to jthompso@ansi.org 
5/8/20205/11/2020 12:11 PM
  
What is an American National Standard anyway? Webinar deck (2020)
Slide deck of 2020 ANS-related webinar. What is an ANS? How to ID an ANS? How to identify an ANSI-Accredited Standards Developer (ASD)?
See list of ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers at www.ansi.org/asd .
4/23/20205/4/2020 12:58 PM
  
Guidance - ANSI Code of Conduct
Guidance document for ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers (ASD) showing ANSI's Code of Conduct as a sample.
3/30/20203/30/2020 3:31 PM
  
ExSC Statement of Scope of Accreditation & Revisions - ASDs
2/19/20208/18/2020 1:00 PM
  
2020 ASD Compliance webinar slide deck (Jan 2020)
Informative slide deck about the 2020 ASD Compliance Form and 2020 ANSI Essential Requirements (www.ansi.org/essentialrequirements).
1/29/20203/9/2020 7:52 AM
  
BSR-9 Form for use by ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers (2020 version)
Updated BSR-9 Checklist of evidence of procedural compliance in support of the approval of a standard as an ANS.
Not for use by ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers (ASD) that hold the status of Audited Designator. See BSR-109 form.
1/21/20201/24/2020 3:07 PM
  
BSR-109 ANSI Audited Designator Announcement of Approval or Withdrawal as American National Standard
Word version of BSR-109 form used by ANSI Audited Designators only.
1/13/20201/13/2020 10:59 AM
  
2020 ASD Procedural Compliance Form (Word version)
Annual procedural compliance form for use by ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers only. This is a Word document.
1/13/20201/13/2020 11:37 AM
  
ANSI Essential Requirements: Due process requirements for American National Standards (2020 edition)
2020 edition of the ANSI Essential Requirements: Due process requirements for American National Standards (www.ansi.org/essentialrequirements)
1/1/202012/31/2019 9:56 AM
  
2020 National Activity Assessment Fee Schedule
National Activity Assessment (NAA) fee schedule applicable to ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers (www.ansi.org/asd)
1/1/20201/13/2020 11:42 AM
  
ANSI Essential Requirements:  Due process requirements for American National Standards (2020 edition with revisions shown)
2020 edition of the procedures that govern the American National Standards (ANS) process, with revisions shown to 3.1 ANSI Patent Policy and 4.3 Planning, coordination and public notice.
12/30/201912/30/2019 11:59 AM
  
ANSI Essential Requirements - Summary of revisions 2003-2020
List of procedural revisions since the ANSI Essential Requirements was issued in 2003.
12/30/201912/30/2019 12:51 PM
  
ANSI Appeals Board Operating Procedures (January 2020)
2020 edition of the procedures that govern the ANSI Appeals Board. 
11/25/201912/30/2019 11:53 AM
  
Operating Procedures of the ANSI Board of Standards Review (BSR) (January 2020)
2020 edition of the operating procedures of the ANSI Board of Standards Review (BSR).
11/25/201912/30/2019 11:53 AM
  
Operating Procedures of the ANSI Execuive Standards Council (ExSC) (January 2020)
2020 edition of the Operating Procedures of the ANSI Executive Standards Council (ExSC).
11/25/201912/30/2019 11:54 AM
  
Links to help you find information about the American National Standards (ANS) process
Summary list of links to help locate American National Standards (ANS) information resources, procedures, guides, interpretations and the like.
Questions:  psa@ansi.org
6/7/20196/10/2019 8:03 AM
  
Guidlines for the implementation of the ANSI patent policy (2019)
Guidance for the implementation of 3.1 ANSI patent policy, of the ANSI Essential Requirements (www.ansi.org/essentialrequirements).  One clarification included in 2019 edition.
1/23/20191/23/2019 11:04 AM
  
Key Steps in the American National Standards (ANS) Process
One page summary of the American National Standards Process.  This document is also posted at: www.ansi.org/keysteps
ANSI Accredited Standards Developers (ASDs) may choose the sequence of some of these required steps.  For complete information on ANSI's procedural requirements, please visit: www.ansi.org/essentialrequirements
8/8/20188/8/2018 11:04 AM
  
Summary of Reaccreditation Actions and Processes
Summary of reaccreditation processing options in response to the receipt of revised operating procedures. 
The ANSI ExSC retains the option to discuss such actions at a meeting and/or other such action deemed necessary to complete the reaccreditation process.
5/29/20185/29/2018 2:48 PM
  
Guidance on “Lack of Dominance” within the American National Standards (ANS) Process
Guidance on ANSI's procedural requirement for a lack of dominance in the American National Standards (ANS) process.
Updated June 2017.
6/21/201712/4/2018 10:00 AM
  
ANSI Audit Document Checklist - 2017
Suggested approach to filing and organizing electronic documents subject to an ANSI audit
6/17/20176/13/2017 10:36 AM
  
Guidance Related to Electronic Documentation Subject to an ANSI Audit
Electronic documentation guidance related to ANSI audits
6/13/20176/13/2017 10:40 AM
  
Informative summary of ANSI appeals processes
Please refer to the procedures referenced for specific requirements. Questions:  acaldas@ansi.org.
7/7/20167/7/2016 2:18 PM
  
Guidance on Balance and Outreach in the ANS Process (2016)
Guidance on balance, outreach and targeted outreach within the ANS process.
Evidence of outreach and targeted outreach to underrepresented interest categories is required for approval of a standard as an American National Standard (ANS).
6/8/20166/8/2016 1:35 PM
  
BSR-10 FORM for ANS under stabilized maintenance
ANS form to submit proposed ANS for stabilized maintenance.  BSR-10.
10/22/201510/22/2015 11:22 AM
  
Explanation of ANS Continuous Maintenance Billing
Explanation of the applicability of the National Activity Assessment (NAA) to ANS under Continuous Maintenance.
Questions?  psa@ansi.org
3/26/20153/27/2015 2:22 PM
  
ANSI Accredited Standards Developer - Accreditation Matrix
ANSI-accredited Standards Developer (ASD) accreditation matrix. Reviews each section of the ANSI Essential Requirements and whether explicit language is required to be included in a developer's accredited procedures. 
All ASDs are bound by all applicable provisions of the Essential Requirements.
1/1/20153/9/2015 9:00 AM
  
Audit Checklist:  Technical Reports Registered with ANSI
Summary of the documentation concerning Technical Reports that are registered with ANSI and that must be available in connection with an ANSI Audit. 
11/18/201411/18/2014 12:26 PM
  
ANS Key Steps introductory article
Brief article that explains the relationship of accreditation to submittal of American National Standards.
11/18/201411/18/2014 12:22 PM
  
PINS Requirements Chart
Chart that reflects when a PINS is required and when it is optional.  Note that sometimes if a project intent changes, a PINS is required as a result.  (Informational)
Please refer to the current edition of the ANSI Essential Requirements (www.ansi.org/essentialrequirements) for binding procedural requirements.
11/18/201411/18/2014 12:45 PM
  
ANSI Executive Standards Council: WTO GCP Public Review Requirements
ANSI Executive Standards Council (ExSC) discussion of how the ANSI Essential Requirements:  Due process requirements for American National Standards complies with the public comment requirements of the Code of Good Practice.
11/4/201411/4/2014 12:37 PM
  
Informative guidance: Use of electronic systems within the ANS process
Informative guidance concerning the use of electronic systems within the American National Standards (ANS) process.
9/9/201410/27/2014 6:46 AM
  
Phases in the ANSI Standards Developer Audit Program.
Summary of the phases in the ANSI Standards Developer Audit Program.  (2014)
1/3/20141/3/2014 2:52 PM
  
ANSI PINS Process:  An Informative Summary (2013)
2013 edition of "ANSI PINS Process:  An Informative Summary".  This updated document includes the revisions to clause 2.5  as contained in the 2013 ANSI Essential Requirements.
1/1/201311/29/2012 11:28 AM
  
Recommendations for Efficient Standards Development
Informative document containing suggestions for efficient standards development.  This document is not binding on ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers but is intended as a resource for ideas that have been employed successfully.
This document addresses general good practices and focuses on the American National Standards process requirements.  Suggestions?  psa@ansi.org
10/4/201010/4/2010 3:16 PM
  
ANSI Procedures for the National Adoption of ISO and IEC Standards as ANS (2007 edition in effect in 2012)
ANSI Procedures for the National Adoption of ISO and IEC Standards as American National Standards (ANS).  This document contains an explanation of the national adoption process.
It references the applicable ANSI policy as well as the need for a contract with ANSI. Only ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers are eligible to adopt ISO or IEC standards as ANS.
1/31/200712/30/2011 7:25 AM
  
Procedures for the Registration of Technical Reports with ANSI (2006)
Procedures for the Registration of Technical Reports with ANSI (2006) in effect in 2013.
1/1/20063/18/2013 8:49 AM
  
Contains guidelines for trademarks, service marks and certification marks as forms of intellectual property.   Approved by the ANSI Patent Group and Intellectual Property Rights Policy Committee (IPRPC).
1/29/2009 9:54 AM
  
Guidelines for the inclusion of normative software in ANSs which software is intended to be extracted used in implementations of the standard. Approved by the ANSI Patent Group and Intellectual Property Rights Policy Committee (IPRPC).
1/29/2009 9:58 AM
  
ANSI Style Guidesheet - 2003
Comprises style recommendations for American National Standards, focusing on editorial pitfalls
6/12/2003 2:19 PM
  
Informative Appeals Guidance
Guidance for ANSI-Accredited Standards Developers in connection with developer-level appeals process implementation.
3/9/2015 9:05 AM
  
4/4/2016 5:05 PM
  
Application for Accreditaion
9/21/2020 10:53 AM
  
9/21/2020 11:45 AM
  
9/21/2020 11:53 AM
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