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Report of the 82nd National Conference on Weights and Measures



B W. Palys


The 82nd Annual Meeting of the National Conference of Weights & Measures [NCWM], was held July 20 through July 24, 1997 at the Swiss hotel, Chicago, Illinois. The theme of the meeting was Fostering International Harmony in Legal Metrology. Reports by the standing and annual committees of the Conference constitute the major portion of the publication, along with the addresses delivered by conference officials and other authorities from government and industry. Special meetings included those of the Metrology Subcommittee, the Associate Membership Committee, the Meter Manufactures Association, the Gasoline pump Manufactures Association, the National Industrial Scale Association, the Association of State Departments of Agriculture, Weights and Measures Division.
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 920
Report Number


grain moisture, legal metrology, meters, scales, specifications & tolerance, training, type evaluation, uniform laws & regulations, weights and measures


Palys, B. (1997), Report of the 82nd National Conference on Weights and Measures, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed June 19, 2024)


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Created November 1, 1997, Updated October 16, 2008