Voluntary Consensus Standards (Documents)

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For the project report click here: https://www.acus.gov/report/project-report-recommendation-78-4

 

(a) Many federal agencies have authority to issue mandatory health or safety regulations relating to products, materials, processes, practices or services that may be the subjects of voluntary standards...

This is the full text of the Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011.  Section 24 of this act prohibited the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Saftey Administration from incorporating by reference in regulations or guidance any materials not available to the public for free online.  This requirement was relaxed through amending legislation enacted in August 2013.

This is the provision of the Pipelines Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011 that prospectively prohibited the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration from incorporating by reference any materials not available for free to the public online.  The requirement was relaxed through amending legislation enacted in August 2013.

This is the Congressional Record of the House of Representative's debate of H.R. 2576, a bill to amend Section 24 of the Pipeline Saftey, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011.

This is the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's report to the House of Representatives on H.R. 2576, a bill to amend Section 24 of the Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011.

This is the Congressional Record of the House of Representative's vote passing (405-2, with 26 abstaining) H.R. 2576, a bill to amend Section 24 of the Pipeline Saftey, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011.

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 ...