Working Group on S2 Advisory Planning Committee
Chair: ASA Standards
Scope: Be cognizant of standards needs within the scope of the Committee, and organize those needs in accordance with priority, and other relevant factors, into a coherent three-year plan for Committee activity. This three-year plan for the preparation of standards should include those which need updating, having regard to the international work items and standards, and the need for timely review (reaffirmations, revisions, withdrawals, etc.) of all national standards, and the priority of new standards needs.
The plan of action should be developed with attention to: (i) the overall Committee scope, (ii) its technological needs, (iii) the relation of national to international standardization, (iv) the rate of development of new standards, and (v) the timeliness of the preparation of revisions of standards.