Notification of Standard Development and Coordination


According to the ASB Policies and Procedures, “Notification of standards development activity shall be announced in suitable media as appropriate to demonstrate an opportunity for participation by all directly and materially affected persons.”

ASB Best Practice Recommendation 009, Examination of Human Remains by Forensic Pathologists in the Disaster Victim Identification Context, First Edition (Comment deadline, January 29, 2018)

Re-circulation – ASB Standard 017, Standard Practices for Measurement Traceability in Forensic Toxicology, First Edition (Comment deadline, January 22, 2018)
Comment Resolutions
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Please note that comments on a re-circulation will only be accepted on revised sections of a document, comments made to text not revised from the original public comment period will not be accepted.  

Re-circulation – ASB Standard 020, Standards for Validation Studies of DNA Mixtures, and Development and Verification of a Laboratory’s Mixture Interpretation Protocol, First Edition (Comment deadline, January 22, 2018)
Comment Resolutions
Redline version
Updated document

Please note that comments on a re-circulation will only be accepted on revised sections of a document, comments made to text not revised from the original public comment period will not be accepted.  

Please download the template for comments to documents posted for ballot, and return it to asb@aafs.org by the close of the comment period.

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