15 CFR 285.9 - Granting accreditation.

§ 285.9 Granting accreditation.
(a) The Chief of NVLAP is responsible for all NVLAP accreditation actions, including granting, denying, renewing, suspending, and revoking any NVLAP accreditation.
(b) Initial accreditation is granted when a laboratory has met all NVLAP requirements. One of four accreditation renewal dates (January 1, April 1, July 1, or October 1) is assigned to the laboratory and is usually retained as long as the laboratory remains in the program. Initial accreditation is granted for a period of one year; accreditation expires and is renewable on the assigned date.
(c) Renewal dates may be reassigned to provide benefits to the laboratory and/or NVLAP. If a renewal date is changed, the laboratory will be notified in writing of the change and any related adjustment in fees.
(d) When accreditation is granted, NVLAP shall provide to the laboratory a Certificate of Accreditation and a Scope of Accreditation,

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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§ 278a - Repealed.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.