AWPA and ASC O5 Regulations

The operation of AWPA's Technical Committees is governed by its Technical Committee Regulations.  These regulations are essential in maintaining a consensus-based process throughout proposals for new AWPA standards or to revise, reaffirm, or withdraw existing standards.  Please click on the following links to view the pertinent documents:


Technical Committee Regulations - Covers the organization of and operating procedures for AWPA Technical Committees, Special Committees, and the AWPA standardization process.  (Click here to view the most recent revisions in legislative format.)

Annex 1 - Operating Procedures for Accredited Standards Committee O5 and the development of American National Standards for solid wood and laminated poles, crossarms, braces, and other utility products.


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