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Public Documents

OSAC reviews and addresses all public comments received during the Registry open comment period. This feedback is taken into consideration when voting whether to include a standard on the OSAC Registry. After a document is approved and the appeals phase is finalized, the public comments and how they were addressed are shared below.

ANSI/ASB 037, Best Practice Recommendation, Guidelines for Opinions and Testimony in Forensic Toxicology, First Edition, 2019

ASTM E2329-17 Standard Practice for Identification of Seized Drugs

ASTM E2548-11e1: Standard Guide for Sampling Seized Drugs for Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis 

ASTM E2917-19a Standard Practice for Forensic Science Practitioner Training, Continuing Education, and Professional Development Programs

ASTM E2926-13 Standard Test Method for Forensic Comparison of Glass Using Micro X-ray Fluorescence (µ-XRF) Spectrometry

ASTM E3085-17 Standard Guide for Using Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy in Forensic Tape Examinations

ISO/IEC 17020:2012 Conformity Assessment—Requirements for the Operation of Various Types of Bodies Performing Inspection 

Created June 12, 2017, Updated November 21, 2019