NIST is working with the forensic science community to establish the new Organization for Scientific Area Committees (OSAC). OSAC will coordinate development of standards and guidelines for the forensic science community to improve quality and consistency of work in the forensic science community. View the current organization chart. Click on the links below to learn about OSAC developments.
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Feb. 19, 2014 -
Feb. 7, 2014 – NIST Presents an Infrastructure Plan to Strengthen Forensic Science Committees
Feb. 7, 2014 – Revised slide presentation on OSAC (pdf)
Sept. 27, 2013 – NIST Invites Comments on Structure of Forensic Science Guidance Groups (news release)