45 CFR 162.910 - Maintenance of standards and adoption of modifications and new standards.
(1) The Secretary may designate as a DSMO an organization that agrees to conduct, to the satisfaction of the Secretary, the following functions:
(b) Maintenance of standards. Maintenance of a standard by the appropriate DSMO constitutes maintenance of the standard for purposes of this part, if done in accordance with the processes the Secretary may require.
(c) Process for modification of existing standards and adoption of new standards. The Secretary considers a recommendation for a proposed modification to an existing standard, or a proposed new standard, only if the recommendation is developed through a process that provides for the following:
(ii) A DSMO that participated in the review and analysis of the request for the proposed modification, or the proposed new standard.
Title 45 published on 2014-10-01
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