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Last updated: August 3, 2022
For Proposed National Standards of Canada activities, visit Notices of Intent on the Standards Council of Canada site.

Notice of Intent

CSA intends to begin work on the projects listed below. These projects include the development of new standards and new editions (including adoptions), and endorsements. If you have relevant expertise and would like to contribute time, comments, or are able to support the development financially, please contact the person listed for that item.

Program Standard Title Date Posted CSA Contact
Energy  CSA N285.0/N285.6 Series (New Edition)  General requirements for pressure-retaining systems and components in CANDU nuclear power plants / Material Standards for reactor components for CANDU nuclear power plants
7/5/2022  Carmen Chan
(416)747-2636 
Energy  CSA N292.0 (New Standard)  Radioactive waste management: Common elements of the CSA N292 series of Standards
7/14/2022  Zain Jafri
 
Energy  CSA N287.1 (New Edition)  General requirements for concrete containment structures for nuclear power plants
7/14/2022  Cherie Zou
(416)747-2497 
Energy  CSA N288.8:17 (Amendment)  Establishing and implementing action levels for releases to the environment from nuclear facilities
7/14/2022  Zain Jafri
 
Energy  CSA N290.1 (New Edition)  Requirements for the shutdown systems of nuclear power plants
7/14/2022  Eve Stencel
(416)747-2453 
Energy  CSA N290.14 (New Edition)  Qualification of digital hardware and software for use in instrumentation and control applications for nuclear power plants
7/14/2022  Eve Stencel
(416)747-2453 
Energy  CSA N290.9 (New Edition)  Reliability and maintenance programs for nuclear power plants
7/14/2022  Carmen Chan
(416)747-2636 


Proposed Reaffirmations

The standards listed below are under review to determine if they remain technically valid and current. If you have any comments, send them to the CSA contact. Your comments will be passed on to the appropriate committee for consideration. Although the proposal is to reaffirm these standards, the result of the review may be to withdraw them. Action taken will be announced in a future issue of Info Update.

Program Standard Title Date Posted CSA Contact
Energy  ANSI Z21.40.1-1996_CGA 2.91_M96  GAS-FIRED, HEAT ACTIVATED AIR CONDITIONING AND HEAT PUMP APPLIANCES
11/4/2021  Nick Shrewsbury-Gee
(416)747-2537 
Energy  CSA N285.0/N285.6 Series-17 (Staff reaffirmation)   General requirements for pressure-retaining systems and components in CANDU nuclear power plants / Material Standards for reactor components for CANDU nuclear power plants
7/5/2022  Carmen Chan
(416)747-2636 
Energy  CSA N290.0 -17   General requirements for safety systems of nuclear power plants
7/22/2022  Carmen Chan
(416)747-2636 
Energy  CSA N290.2 -17   Requirements for emergency core cooling systems of nuclear power plants
7/22/2022  Carmen Chan
(416)747-2636 
Energy  CSA N293-12 (R2017) (Staff Reaffirmation)  Fire protection for nuclear power plants
7/29/2022  Cherie Zou
(416)747-2497 
Life Sciences  Z91-17  Health and safety code for suspended equipment operations
8/2/2022  Andrea Holbeche
(416)747-2332 
Life Sciences  Z151-17   Concrete pumps and placing booms
8/2/2022  Vaishnavi Somasundaram
 
Electrical / Electronics  C22.2 NO. 243-17  Vacuum cleaners, blower cleaners, and household floor finishing machines
8/3/2022  Leonard Letea
(416)747-2227 


Proposed Withdrawals

These documents are being considered for withdrawal. If you have any questions or concerns, send them to the CSA contact. Although the proposal is to withdraw these standards, the result of the review may be to reaffirm them. Action taken will be announced in a future issue of Info Update.

Program Standard Title Date Posted CSA Contact
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ANSI Notifications

ANSI PINS, BSR-8 and BSR-9 notifications for CSA/ANSI standards. Proceed to ANSI Standards Action.


Drafts for Public Review

Draft standards, draft amendments, and endorsements are available for public review and comment before they are approved by the committee. The comment period is normally 60 days from the date posted. Proceed to the list of drafts available for Public Review.