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Last updated: January 14, 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 N285.4, New Edition  Periodic inspection of CANDU nuclear power plant components
12/16/2021  Robert Reipas
(416)747-2705 
Energy  CSA N285.8:21, Amendment  Technical requirements for in-service evaluation of zirconium alloy pressure tubes in CANDU reactors
12/16/2021  Robert Reipas
(416)747-2705 
Energy  CSA N288.2:19, Amendment  Guidelines for calculating the Radiological Consequences to the Public of a Release of Airborne Radioactive Material for Nuclear Reactor Accidents
12/16/2021  Jon Lee
(416)747-4028 
Energy  CSA N288.7, New Edition  Groundwater protection and monitoring programs for nuclear facilities and uranium mines and mills
12/16/2021  Jon Lee
(416)747-4028 
Energy  CSA N289.1, New Edition  General requirements for seismic design and qualification of nuclear power plants
12/16/2021  Robert Reipas
(416)747-2705 
Energy  CSA N290.12, New Edition  Human factors in design for nuclear power plants
12/16/2021  Eve Stencel
(416)747-2453 
Energy  CSA N290.17, New Edition  Probabilistic Safety Assessment for Nuclear Power Plants
12/16/2021  Jon Lee
(416)747-4028 
Energy  CSA N291.0, New Standard  Commentary on CSA N291 ľ Requirements for nuclear safety-related structures
12/16/2021  Cherie Zou
(416)747-2497 
Energy  N293, New Edition  Fire protection for nuclear power plants
1/3/2022  Cherie Zou
(416)747-2497 
Electrical / Electronics  C22.2 NO. 188-18, Proposed Amendment  Splicing wire connectors
1/7/2022  Ana Andronescu
(416)747-2250 
Electrical / Electronics  CAN/CSA-C22.2 NO. 65-18, Proposed Amendment  Wire connectors
1/10/2022  Ana Andronescu
(416)747-2250 
Electrical / Electronics  CSA C22.2 NO. 110:19, Proposed Amendment  Electric storage-tank water heaters
1/10/2022  Ana Andronescu
(416)747-2250 


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 
Construction Products and Materials  O121-17  Douglas fir plywood
12/8/2021  Kat Crew
(416)747-2608 
Construction Products and Materials  O151-17  Canadian softwood plywood
12/8/2021  Kat Crew
(416)747-2608 
Electrical / Electronics  C22.2 NO. 0.4-17  Bonding of electrical equipment
12/20/2021  Calvin Lee
(416)747-4042 
Construction Products and Materials  ASME A112.4.14-2017/CSA B125.14-17, Staff reaffirmation  Manually operated valves for use in plumbing systems.
1/4/2022  Monica Khalil
 
Construction Products and Materials  ASME A112.19.5-2017/CSA B45.15-17, Staff reaffirmation  Flush valves and spuds for water closets, urinals, and tanks.
1/4/2022  Monica Khalil
 
Life Sciences  CAN/CSA - ISO IWA 18_17  Framework for integrated community-based life-long health and care services in aged societies
1/5/2022  Stephanie Singh
 
Life Sciences  Z317.11-17  Area measurement for health care facilities
1/14/2022  Jelena Vulovic
(416)747-2212 


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
No activity to report


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.