Initiating and Approving Standards

Initiating and Approving Standards

Preparing Draft of Standards for Public Comments

Public Comments and Discussion of Public Comments

 

Approval of Standards

Publication of Standards

1. Initiating a standard and its approval by the Central Committee

A to

01

A

Application to initiate a standard

D

Formulating Application to Central Committee

01

Approval by the Central Committee

 

 

 

 

2. Preparing draft of a standard for public comment

02 to 15

02

Commencing work by

Project Manager, committee chairman and members

10

Discussion by Experts’ Committee

15

Committee decision to  issue for public comment

 

 

 

 

3. Public comments and discussion of public comment

18 to 35

18

Preparing draft  standard for public comment

18A

Examination of draft by Project Manager

20

Distribution for public comment

25

Completing public comment period

30

Committee discussions of public comments

35

Summary discussion in committee

 

4. Approval of a standard

37 to 40

37

Preparing draft standard for approval by the Technical Committee

38

Checking the editing by Project Manager

39A

Approval of draft standard by the Technical Committee – subject to clarifications

40

Approval of draft standard by  Technical Committee

 

 

 

5. Editing and publishing

44 to 95N

44N

Preparing final version of the draft standard

63N

Final proofreading by editing unit

85N

Final check by Project Manager

87N

Last updates by editing unit

88N

Committee approval

89A

Official Standard awaits ministerial approval in the event of revisions and correction sheets for official standards that need to be approved by the Minister prior to publication

95N

Publication-  of the Standard