Proposed Revision of OMB Circular A-119

On February 11, 2014, the Office of Management and Budget published this proposed revision of Circular A-119, "Federal Participation in the Development and Use of Voluntary Consensus Standards and in Confromity Assessment Activities."  The propsal was announced in the Federal Registersee 79 Fed. Reg. 8207 (Feb. 11, 2014), and the full text of the revised circular was published on the White House's website.

OMB has requested comments on the proposed revision.  The comment period closes on May 12, 2014.