ASB Documents Open for Public Comment


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The Academy Standards Board (ASB) encourages all interested parties to provide comments on documents in progress. The following documents are available for Public Comment:

  • ASB Standard 024, Crime Scene/Death Investigation—Dogs and Sensors, Pre-Scented Canines—Location Check, First Edition (Comment Deadline, March 16, 2020)
  • ASB Standard 026, Crime Scene/Death Investigation—Dogs and Sensors, Pre‐Scented Canines—Aged Trail Search, First Edition (Comment Deadline, March 16, 2020)
  • ASB Standard 027, Crime Scene/Death Investigation—Dogs and Sensors, Patrol Dogs: Tracking/Trailing/Area Search/Building Search/Evidence Search of One or More Persons Based on Last Known Position, First Edition (Comment Deadline, March 16 2020)
  • ASB Best Practice Recommendation 050, Best Practice Recommendation for Photographic Documentation of Footwear and Tire Impression Evidence, First Edition (Comment Deadline, March 16, 2020)
  • ASB Standard 055, Standard for Breath Alcohol Measuring Instrument Calibration, First Edition (Comment Deadline, March 30, 2020)
  • Recirculation*ASB Standard 077, Standard for the Developmental and Internal Validation of Forensic Serological Methods, First Edition (Comment Deadline, March 23, 2020)
  • Recirculation*ASB Standard 110, Standards for Training in Forensic Serological Methods, First Edition (Comment Deadline, March 23, 2020)
  • Recirculation*ASB Standard 116, Standard for Training in Forensic DNA Quantification Methods, First Edition (Comment Deadline, March 23, 2020)
  • Recirculation*ASB Standard 117, Standard for Examination of Stamping Devices and Stamp Impressions, First Edition (Comment Deadline, March 23, 2020)
  • ASB Standard 130, Standard for Training in Forensic DNA Amplification Methods using Capillary Electrophoresis Sequencing, First Edition (Comment Deadline, April 20, 2020)
  • ASB Standard 131, Standard for Training in Forensic DNA Sequencing using Capillary Electrophoresis Sequencing, First Edition (Comment Deadline, April 20, 2020)
  • ASB Standard 137, Standard for Examination and Documentation of Footwear and Tire Impression Evidence, First Edition (Comment Deadline, April 27, 2020)

*Please note that comments on a re-circulation will only be accepted on revised sections of a document, comments made to text not revised from the original public comment period will not be accepted.

The documents, comment template, and additional information can be accessed through the Notification of Standard Development and Coordination section of the ASB website.