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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
  
2021 ANS Webinar Training Slide Decks
6/1/2021 10:22 AM
  
ANS Audit Flow Slide (2014)
Standards developer audit process flow slide
1/3/29141/3/2014 4:05 PM
  
ANSI Appeals Board Operating Procedures (2021)
ANSI Appeals Board Operating Procedures - 2021 edition.
5/10/20215/10/2021 9:13 AM
  
Guidance: Lack of dominance in the ANS process
Guidance document: lack of dominance in the ANS process. Definition of dominance. Issues to consider in assessing claims of dominance.
2/23/20212/23/2021 8:28 AM
  
Guidance: Balance, outreach and targeted outreach re ANS
Guidance on balance, outreach and targeted outreach within the American National Standards process.
2/23/20212/23/2021 8:31 AM
  
Guidance: PINS, PINS Deliberation, Reports
Guidance: PINS and PINS Deliberation in the ANS process. Sample PINS Deliberation Report.
2/23/20212/23/2021 8:33 AM
  
Guidance: Appeals processes re ANS
Guidance concerning appeals at the standards developer level within the ANS process.
2/23/20212/23/2021 8:34 AM
  
2021 ASD Procedural Compliance Form (Word version)
2021 ASD annual compliance form
1/4/20212/23/2021 8:23 AM
  
2021 National Activity Assessment Chart for ASDs
2021 NAA was not increased over 2020 NAA
1/1/20211/25/2021 3:48 PM
  
ANSI Board of Standards Review (BSR) (2021)
2021 edition includes editorial changes to the 2020 edition only.
12/30/202012/30/2020 11:41 AM
  
ANSI Executive Standards Council (ExSC) Operating Procedures (2021)
2021 edition includes editorial updates to the 2020 edition only.
12/30/202012/30/2020 11:44 AM
  
Essential Requirements: Changes over the years - 2003-2021
Summary of annual changes to the ANSI Essential Requirements - 2003 through 2021
12/30/20201/25/2021 3:51 PM
  
ANSI Essential Requirements:  Due process requirements for American National Standards (2021)  )
2021 edition of the ANSI Essential Requirements, which is the document that governs the American National Standards (ANS) process, including the accreditation of standards developers.
2021 changes include: revisions to 3.2 Commercial terms and conditions and 4.2.1.3.4 Withdrawal for cause, as well as editorial updates throughout.
12/30/202012/30/2020 3:16 PM
  
ANSI Essential Requirements:  Due process requirements for American National Standards (2021) with changes shown
2021 edition of the ANSI Essential Requirements with changes and revisions shown.
12/30/202012/30/2020 3:18 PM
  
3.2 Commercial terms and conditions of the ANSI ER - 2021 vs 2020
Comparison of 2020 vs 2021 text of 3.2 Commercial terms and conditions.
12/30/202012/30/2020 3:20 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
  
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
  
ANSI Patent Policy Primer - by ANSI General Counsel
Understanding the Patent Policy of ANSI. Applies to American National Standards (ANS) only.
Current ANSI Patent Policy is included as section 3.1 ANSI Patent Policy of the ANSI Essential Requirements
3/9/20202/23/2021 8:51 AM
  
ExSC Statement of Scope of Accreditation & Revisions - ASDs
2/19/20208/18/2020 1:00 PM
  
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
  
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
  
Guidlines for the implementation of the ANSI patent policy (2019) UNDER REVISION
2021 Note:  this guidance is under revision. Please send questions to psa@ansi.org.
1/23/20192/23/2021 8:25 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
  
ANSI Audit Document Checklist - 2017
Suggested approach to filing and organizing electronic documents subject to an ANSI audit
6/17/20173/23/2021 11:58 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
  
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
  
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
  
Application for Accreditaion
9/21/2020 10:53 AM
  
9/21/2020 11:45 AM