15 CFR 285.1 - Purpose.

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§ 285.1 Purpose.
The purpose of part 285 is to set out procedures and general requirements under which the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) operates as an unbiased third party to accredit both testing and calibration laboratories. Supplementary technical and administrative requirements are provided in supporting handbooks and documents as needed, depending on the criteria established for specific Laboratory Accreditation Programs (LAPs)

Title 15 published on 2013-01-01

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE

§ 272 - Establishment, functions, and activities

§ 272a - Technology services

§ 272b - Annual budget submission

§ 273 - Functions; for whom exercised

§ 273a - Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology

§ 274 - Director; powers and duties; report; compensation

§ 275 - Appointment of officers and employees

§ 275a - Service charges

§ 275b - Charges for activities performed for other agencies

§ 275c - Cost recovery authority

§ 276 - Ownership of facilities

§ 277 - Regulations

§ 278 - Visiting Committee on Advanced Technology

§ 278a - Repealed.

§ 278b - Working Capital Fund

§ 278c - Acquisition of land for field sites

§ 278d - Construction and improvement of buildings and facilities

§ 278e - Functions and activities

§ 278f - Fire Research Center

§ 278g - International activities

15 U.S. Code § 278g–1 - Research fellowships and other financial assistance to students at institutes of higher education

15 U.S. Code § 278g–2 - Post-doctoral fellowship program

15 U.S. Code § 278g–2a - Teacher science and technology enhancement Institute program

15 U.S. Code § 278g–3 - Computer standards program

15 U.S. Code § 278g–4 - Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board

15 U.S. Code § 278g–5 - Enterprise integration initiative

§ 278h - Research program on security of computer systems

§ 278i - Reports to Congress

§ 278j - Studies by National Research Council

§ 278k - Regional centers for the transfer of manufacturing technology

15 U.S. Code § -

§ 278m - Repealed.

§ 278n - Technology Innovation Program

15 U.S. Code § 278n–1 - Emergency communication and tracking technologies research initiative

15 U.S. Code § 278n–2 - Green manufacturing and construction

15 U.S. Code § -

§ 278p - Notice to Congress

§ 278q - Appropriations; availability

§ 278r - Collaborative manufacturing research pilot grants

§ 279 - Absence of Director

§ 280, 281 - Repealed.

§ 281a - Structural failures

§ 282 - Repealed.

§ 282a - Assessment of emerging technologies requiring research in metrology

§ 283 - Repealed.

§ 284 - Omitted

§ 285, 286 - Repealed.