Conformity Assessment Considerations for Federal Agencies

Published: September 30, 2018


Lisa J. Carnahan, Amy L. Phelps


The Standards Coordination Office periodically publishes information related to standards and conformity assessment as a service. This document provides those not fully familiar with the field of conformity assessment an introduction to the complexities in developing, operating, using or relying on conformity assessment programs to meet Federal legislation or Federal government agency missions, regulations, or procurement requirements.
Citation: Special Publication (NIST SP) - 2000-02
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Pub Type: NIST Pubs


conformity assessment, standards, scheme owner, oversight
Created September 30, 2018, Updated November 10, 2018