Recommended Practice for Joint Standards Development
|Publication Date:||1 January 2016|
This recommended practice provides guidance on the development of Joint Standards among two or more organizations. For the purpose of this document, the involved organizations are referred to as Standards Developing Organizations (SDOs) although other types of organizations may be involved. This recommended practice outlines the basic subjects related to setting up a Joint Standards Agreement along with a recommended process for managing the development of joint standards.
The purpose of this document is to serve as guidance for parties initiating the development of an agreement and process for Joint Standards development.