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Last updated: October 14, 2021
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  B140.12 (New Edition)  Oil-Burning Equipment: Service Water Heaters For Domestic Hot Water, Space Heating, And Swimming Pools
11/23/2020  Dragica Jeremic Nikolic
(416)747-4279 
Energy  N287.0, New Standard  Commentary on the CSA N287 suite of Standards
9/14/2021  Cherie Zou
(416)747-2497 
Energy  N292.4, New Standard  Storage of radioactive waste and irradiated fuel
9/29/2021  Deanna Mendolia
(416)747-2691 
Energy  EXP150.1, Express  Digital Infrastructure Guidelines for Connected and Automated Vehicles
10/12/2021  Mahmood Nesheli
 
Energy  EXP150.2, Express  Physical Infrastructure Guidelines for Connected and Automated Vehicles
10/12/2021  Mahmood Nesheli
 
Energy  EXP150.3, Express  Cybersecurity, Data Management, and Privacy Guidelines for Connected and Automated Vehicles
10/12/2021  Mahmood Nesheli
 


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 Z83.8-2016 • CSA 2.6-2016  Gas unit heaters, gas packaged heaters, gas utility heaters, and gas-fired duct furnaces
9/18/2021  Nick Shrewsbury-Gee
(416)747-2537 
Construction Products and Materials  CSA B45.5-17/IAPMO Z124-2017  Plastic plumbing fixtures
9/21/2021  Monica Khalil
 
Life Sciences  Z432-16, Staff Reaf  Safeguarding of machinery
9/28/2021  Andrea Holbeche
(416)747-2332 
Life Sciences  Z305.12-06 (R2017), Reaffirmation  Safe Storage, Handling, and Use of Portable Oxygen Systems in Residential Buildings and Health Care Facilities
9/30/2021  Taimur Qasim
(416)747-4298 
Life Sciences  M421-16   Use of electricity in mines
10/4/2021  Tania Donovska
(416)747-4112 
Life Sciences  B167-16  Overhead cranes, gantry cranes, monorails, hoists, and jib cranes
10/4/2021  Andrea Holbeche
(416)747-2332 
Energy  ANSI Z21.60-2017/CSA 2.26-2017  Decorative gas appliances for installation in solid-fuel burning fireplaces
10/5/2021  Jennifer Hess
(216)524-4990 x 88153 
Construction Products and Materials  ASME A112.19.3-2017/CSA B45.4-17  Stainless steel plumbing fixtures
10/6/2021  Monica Khalil
 
Life Sciences  Z259.2.5:2017 (Reaffirmation)  Fall arresters and vertical lifelines
10/13/2021  Tania Donovska
(416)747-4112 
Life Sciences  Z259.11-17   Personal energy absorbers and lanyards
10/13/2021  Tania Donovska
(416)747-4112 
Life Sciences  Z259.2.5:2017  Fall arresters and vertical lifelines
10/13/2021  Tania Donovska
(416)747-4112 
Gas Equipment  ANSI Z83.20-2016 • CSA 2.34-2016  Gas-fired tubular and low-intensity infrared heaters
10/14/2021  Nick Shrewsbury-Gee
(416)747-2537 


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.