Interim Meeting Archive

Charleston, South Carolina

General
General Information
Final Attendee List

Board of Directors Agenda

Committee Documents

Laws and Regulations Committee Agenda

Priority Items: Accepted on the Agenda after Deadlines

  • Form 15: Pet Food Institute - Pet Treats or Chews
  • Form 15: American Association of Feed Control Officials - Pet Treats or Chews

Additional Letters, Presentations and Data

  • Priority Items on Pet Treats or Chews
    • Letter from AAFCO (12-04-2018)
    • Letter from PFI (12-12-2018)
    • Letter from APPA (12-17-2018)
    • Letter from City of Madison, WI (01-03-2019)
  • Block 1: Using NIST HB 133 to Verify Net Quantity of Multiunit Packages
  • Block 2
    • Highlighted Version (12-18-2018)
    • Focus Group Presentation (9-2018)
  • Block 4
    • Updated Proposed Revisions to Section B (12-20-2018)
    • Updated Proposed Revisions to Section G (12-20-2018)
    • OEM Specification Supplement for HTF (12-20-2018)
    • Article from ILMA (5-2018)
    • Article from Jobbers World (2004)
    • Article from Lube Report Americas (1-8-2018)
    • Article from Lubes'N'Greases (2-2012)
    • Article from Lubrizol (2007)
    • Bulletin from PQIA (8-21-2018)
    • Presentation from Lubrizol (9-18-2018)
  • Item MOS-5:
    • Alternative Proposal from L.A. County (9-20-2017)
    • Amended Proposal from L.A. County (1-22-2018)
    • Comments by Ross Andersen (6-27-2018)
  • Item ODR-1
    • GMA News Release (2-15-2017)
    • OFW Law Report (9-2013)
    • NRDC Report (9-2013)
    • Champions Call to Action (Undated)
    • FMI Letter (3-19-2018)
  • Item FLR-7
    • FALS Focus Group Report (9-2017)
    • Presentation on FALS Focus Group Report (7-15-2018)
  • Item FLR-8
    • Letter from KS Grain Sorghum Producers Association (9-24-2018)
    • Letter from Sheetz (10-3-2018)
    • Letter from KMoore Consulting LLC (10-3-2018
    • Letter from Renewable Fuels Nebraska (10-4-2018)
    • Email from National Sorghum Producers (10-4-2018)
    • Letter from Kansas Secretary of Agriculture (10-5-2018)
    • Letter from Pratt Energy LLC (10-5-2018)
    • Letter from Renew Kansas (10-5-2018)
    • Letter from ICM Inc. (10-5-2018)
    • Letter from NDEPA (10-9-2018)
    • Letter from NACS and SIGMA (10-9-2018)
    • Letter from ICGA (10-9-2018)
    • Letter from Kansas Ethanol LLC (10-23-2018)
    • Letter from Renewable Fuels Association (11-21-2018)
  • Item POL-2: Letter from Kraft/Heinz (1-21-2018)
  • Item NET-6
    • OWM Proposed Amendments (12-18-2018)
    • OWM Study Background and Data (12-18-2018)
  • Item NET-7
    • Chapter 13: Drying and Dimension Changes (7-17-2018)
    • Moisture Content and Shrinkage of Lumber (7-17-2018)
    • Presentation on Lumber and Wood Panels (ALSC and APA) (9-18-2018)
    • Letter from American Lumber Standard Committee, Inc. (1-10-2019)
  • Item NET-8
    • 1986 APA Report (7-2-2018)
    • 2016 APA Study (7-2-2018)
    • Linear Expansion Related to Moisture (7-2-2018)
    • Moisture Related Properties of Wood (7-2-2018)
    • Presentation on Lumber and Wood Panels (ALSC and APA) (9-18-2018)
  • Item NET-9: 2006 Final Report - Comparison of Density Instruments (NIST) (9-19-2018)

Specifications and Tolerances Committee Agenda

Additional Letters, Presentations and Data

  • NIST OWM Analysis (2-4-2019)
  • General Code and Weighing Items: Scale Manufacturers Association Positions (11-20-2018)
  • Block 1:
    • Comments from Seraphin (6-29-2018)
    • Comments from Seraphin (7-31-2018)
  • Blocks 1 & 2: Comments from Ross Andersen (12-12-2018)
  • Block 1, Block 2, Item LPG-3 & MFM-5
    • Comments from Seraphin (12-28-2017)
    • Comments from Seraphin (7-2-2018)
  • Block 2: Comments from Seraphin (7-31-2018)
  • Item SLC-2:
    • Letter from FMI (1-10-2017)
    • Letter from FMI (7-12-2017)
    • Letter from NCRMA (1-2-2018)
    • Letter from NCRMA (3-28-2018)
    • Letter from SC Retail Association (1-10-2018)
    • Letter from FL Retail Federation (1-8-2018)
    • Sample of Numerous Letters from Harris Teeter (6-21-2018)
    • Survey on Tare Compliance (7-16-2018)
  • Item SCL-3:
    • White Paper from Weigh-in-Motion Task Group (9-21-2017)
    • Comments from Henry Oppermann (1-17-2018)
    • Comments from Henry Oppermann (4-16-2018)
    • Changes to Dynamic Tolerances (1-22-2018)
    • Letter from Mettler-Toledo (4-19-2018)
  • Item ABW-3:
    • Presentation from Kansas (10-31-2018)
    • Comments from CompuWeigh (12-20-2018)
  • Items LPG-3 & MFM-5:
    • Comments from Seraphin (9-27-2016)
    • Comments from Seraphin (6-23-2017)
    • Comments from Seraphin (7-31-2018)
    • Comments from Henry Oppermann (6-6-2017)
  • Item HGM-6: Hydrogen Gas-Measuring Device Test Data from California (9-10-2018)

Professional Development Committee Agenda

NTEP Committee Agenda

Presentations
2019 PDC Interim Report
L&R Block 2 Update (Corr)
L&R AAFCO Priority Item (Hays) 
S&T Item SCL-7  (Suiter)
BOD Item SPB-3 Sample of Proposed Format

Technical Session: Cannabis Task Group

St. Pete Beach, Florida

General
General Information
Final Attendee List

Board of Directors Agenda

Additional Letters, Presentations and Data

  • Item ACT-3: 2018 Interim OIML Report (1-19-2018)
  • Item SPB-2: Comments from Henry Oppermann (12-28-2017)

Committee Documents

Laws and Regulations Committee Agenda

Additional Letters, Presentations and Data

  • Block 1:
    • Items PAL-1 & NET-1: 40 CFR 156.3 Subpart A. - General Provisions (8-30-2017)
    • Item PAL-1: EPA Label Review Manual (8-2015)
  • Block 2:
    • Block 2 Items: Handbook 130 Proposal - Automotive Fuels
    • Items MOS-1 & FLR-1: Updated Proposals - Kerosene (1-11-2018)
    • Items MOS-1 & FLR-1: Updated Summary of Changes - Kerosene (1-11-2018)
    • Items MOS-1 & FLR-1: Summary of Changes - Kerosene (9-8-2017)
    • Items MOS-2 & FLR-2: Updated Proposals - LPG (1-11-2018)
    • Items MOS-2 & FLR-2: Updated Summary of Changes - LPG (1-11-2018)
    • Items MOS-2 & FLR-2: Summary of Changes - LPG (9-8-2017)
    • Items MOS-3 & FLR-4: Summary of Changes (9-20-2017)
    • Item MOS-3: Updated Proposal (1-11-2018)
    • Item MOS-3: Complete Mark-ups (8-25-2017)
    • Item MOS-3: Presentation by ADM (9-22-2017)
    • Item FLR-3: Complete Mark-ups (8-25-2017)
  • Block 3: 
    • Items MOS-4 & FLR-5: Proposed Modifications from Michelle Wilson, AZ (1-22-2018)
    • Items MOS-4 & FLR-5: Email - Washington State and EPA (7-17-2017)
    • Items MOS-4 & FLR-5: Comments from API (7-18-2017)
    • Items MOS-4 & FLR-5: Presentation by API (7-18-2017)
    • Items MOS-4 & FLR-5: EPA on E15 Relabeling as submitted by API (7-18-2017)
    • Items MOS-4 & FLR-5: Comments from KMoore Consulting (7-11-2017)
    • Items MOS-4 & FLR-5: Notice from KMoore Consulting (7-19-2017)
    • Item FLR-5: Attachment from KMoore Consulting (11-11-2016)
  • Item MOS-7:
    • Alternative Proposal from L.A. County (9-20-2017)
    • Amended Proposal from L.A. County (1-22-2018)
  • Item MOS-8:
    • Proposal from Ross Andersen and California (7-16-2017)
    • Letter from Berry Global (12-11-2017)
    • Revised Proposal from California and NIST OWM (12-12-2017)
    • Letter from Warp Brothers (1-22-2018)
  • Item MOS-10:
    • 21CFR, Part 501 (9-14-2017)
    • Presentation by City of Madison, Wisconsin Weights and Measures (10-20-2017)
  • Item FLR-9: Proposed Revisions from FALS (11-30-2017)
  • Item POL-1: Letter from Kraft/Heinz (1-21-2018)
  • Item NET-3: Letter from American Lumber Standard Committee, Inc. (1-17-2018)
  • Item NET-5: Federal Register Rules and Regulations (9-1-2017)
  • Item OTH-1:
    • Phillip 66 Anti-Skimming Toolkit (1-5-2018)
    • Premium Diesel Definition Presentation (1-19-2018)
    • Report and Recommendation from Manuch Nikanjam (9-2017)

Specifications and Tolerances Committee Agenda

Additional Letters, Presentations and Data

  • Draft ST OWM Analysis to the Committee (1-21-2018)
  • General Code and Weighing Items: Scale Manufacturers Association Positions (12-5-2017)
  • Block 1:
    • Items GEN-1 & VTM-1: Civaflo Manifold Brochure (11-8-2017)
  • Block 3:
    • Items SCL-3 & OTH-1: Report of the 75th NCWM 1990 excerpt from Ross Andersen (9-11-2017)
    • Items SCL-3 & OTH-1: Presentation from Ross Andersen (9-11-2017)
    • Items SCL-3 & OTH-1: Presentation from Ross Andersen (1-9-2018)
    • Items SCL-3 & OTH-1: Comments from Henry Oppermann (12-6-2016)
    • Items SCL-3 & OTH-1: Comments from Henry Oppermann (1-6-2018)
  • Item SCL-7:
    • Letter from FMI (1-10-2017)
    • Letter from FMI (7-12-2017)
    • Letter from NCRMA (1-2-2018)
    • Letter from SC Retail Association (1-10-2018)
    • Letter from FL Retail Federation (1-8-2018)
  • Item SCL-8:
    • White Paper from Weigh-in-Motion Task Group (9-21-2017)
    • Comments from Henry Oppermann (1-17-2018)
    • Changes to Dynamic Tolerances (1-22-2018)
  • Items LPG-4 & MFM-2:
    • Comments from Seraphin (11-11-2016)
    • Comments from Seraphin (6-23-2017)
    • Comments from Henry Oppermann (6-6-2017)
  • Items Block 4 & Block 5 & LPG-4 & MFM-2: Comments from Seraphin (12-28-2017)
  • Item ABW-4: Comments from Henry Oppermann (12-27-2017)

Professional Development Committee Agenda

NTEP Committee Agenda

Presentations
2018 PDC Interim Update
L&R Block 2 (Corr)
L&R Item NET-6 (Hayes)

Technical Session: Credit Card Skimmer Enforcement

San Antonio, Texas

General
General Information
Final Attendee List

Board of Directors Agenda

Committee Documents

Laws and Regulations Committee Agenda

Additional Letters, Presentations and Data

  • Item 2301-1:
    • Modified Language (12-9-2016)
    • Letter from Growers Express (Undated)
    • Letter from Pacific International Marketing (Undated)
    • Letter from Tanimura & Antle (8-22-2016)
  • Item 2302-6: Amended Proposal submitted by Florida
  • Item 2302-8: Letter from American Wood Fibers (9-26-2016)
  • Item 2302-9: Amended Proposal submitted by API (1-3-2017)
  • Item 2307-1: Recommendation from ILMA (10-12-2016)
  • Item 2307-1: Amended Proposal submitted by API (1-3-2017)
  • Item 2307-2: Federal Register (1-14-2016)
  • Item 2600-1: Letter from Mulch & Soil Council (1-8-2017)
  • Item 2600-5: Letter from NOAA IASI (1-4-2017)

Specifications and Tolerances Committee Agenda

Additional Letters, Presentations and Data

  • General Code and Weighing Items: Scale Manufacturers Association Positions (12-6-2016)
  • Items 3100-1, 3200-5 and 3600-2: Position Statement from Weights and Measures Consulting (12-6-2016)
  • Items 3200-1 and 3600-3: Position Statement from Weights and Measures Consulting (12-6-2016)
  • Item 3200-3: Letter from Food Marketing Institute (1-6-2017)
  • Item 3202-1: Amended Proposal submitted by Kansas
  • Item 3301-4: Excerpt from EPO 23
  • Items 3302-1 and 3307-2: Comments from Seraphin Test Measure (9-27-2016)
  • Item 3504-2:
    • Taxi Code Revisions from USNWG
    • Attachment to above from USNWG

Professional Development Committee Agenda

NTEP Committee Agenda

  • Appendix B - 2016 Belt-Conveyor Scale Sector Summary
  • Appendix C - 2016 Grain Analyzer Sector Summary
  • Appendix D - 2016 Measuring Sector Summary
  • Appendix E - 2016 Software Sector Summary 
  • Appendix F - 2016 Weighing Sector Summary
  • Appendix G - 2016 Multiple Dimension Measuring Work Group Summary

Presentations
2017 OIML Interim Report
2017 PDC Interim Update
L&R Item 2301-1 (Lauritzen)
L&R Item 2301-1 (McInerney)
L&R Item 2302-2 and Item 2302-3 (Ayer)
S&T Items 3200-4 and 3200-8 (Suiter)
BOD Item 1200-4, Policy 3.2.2. Procedures to Modify Handbooks (Corr)

Panel Discussion: Weights and Measures in Agriculture

San Diego, California

General
General Information
Final Attendee List

Board of Directors Agenda

Committee Documents

Laws and Regulations Committee Agenda

Priority Item: Accepted by the Committee on 12-28-2015 to recognize changes to the FPLA in Handbook 130 (posted 1-4-2016)

Additional Letters, Presentations, and Data

  • Items 232-3 and 237-1: Clean Vehicle Education Foundation Attachment
  • Items 232-3 and 237-1: Letter from Industry (9-24-2015)
  • Items 232-4 and 260-3: NIST Firewood Supporting Document (updated 12-1-2015)
  • Item 237-2: Map and Letters
  • Item 237-2: Letter from KMoore Consulting (10-12-2015)
  • Item 237-2: Letter from Steptoe Johnson (9-17-2015)
  • Item 237-2: API Presentation (updated 1-6-2016)
  • Item 237-5: Email from EPA (9-24-2015)
  • Item 237-6: API Presentation (12-15-2015)
  • Item 260-1: Proposal from Mulch and Soil Council, HB133 Presentation (2015)
  • Item 260-1: Letter from Michigan and Ohio (12-23-2015)
  • Item 260-1: Response Letter from Mulch and Soil Council (1-6-2016)
  • Item 260-4: Email from SBC Firemaster. Ltd. (1-6-2016)
  • Item 260-6: ASTM-D4052-11
  • Item 260-6: Example of Digital Density Meter
  • New Priority Item: Federal Register (posted 1-4-2016)

Specifications and Tolerances Committee Agenda

Additional Letters, Presentations, and Data

  • Items 320-1 and 360-3: Comments from Henry Oppermann (12-15-2015)
  • Item 320-2: SMA Presentation
  • Item 320-2: Comments from Henry Oppermann (12-15-2015)
  • Item 322-1: Email from Intersystems (7-23-2015)
  • Item 322-1: Test Data of Automatic Bulk Weighing Devices
  • Item 325-1: Rinstrum Presentation (updated 1-4-2016)
  • Item 325-1: Rinstrum Video (12-23-2015)
  • Item 330-1: How Slow Flow Accuracy Affects LMD
  • Item 330-4: Example of Digital Density Meter (2015)
  • Item 330-4: ASTM-D4052-11
  • Item 331-1: How Slow Flow Errors Affect VTM
  • Item 331-3: Dual Manifold System Brochure
  • Item 332-1: LPG NH3-Proposed Revisions from NIST MMA (9-16-2015)
  • Items 332-5 and 337-3: Comments from Seraphin Test Measure (12-17-2015)
  • Item 337-1: Letter from Industry (9-24-2015)
  • Item 337-1: Clean Vehicle Education Foundation
  • Item 337-1: OWM Analysis
  • Item 339-2: Letter from Colorado Hydrogen Coalition (1-4-2016)
  • Item 339-2: Letter from California Division of Measurement Standards (1-7-2016)
  • Item 354-6: List of States with Uber/Lyft (9-15-2015)
  • Item 358-3: MDMD Work Group Report (2015)

Professional Development Committee Agenda

NTEP Committee Agenda

  • Appendix B - 2015 Belt-Conveyor Scale Sector Summary
  • Appendix C - 2015 Grain Analyzer Sector Summary
  • Appendix D - 2015 Measuring Sector Summary
  • Appendix E - 2015 Software Sector Summary 
  • Appendix F - 2015 Weighing Sector Summary
  • Appendix G - 2015 Multiple Dimension Measuring Work Group Summary

Additional Letters, Presentations, and Data

  • Item 510-1: MDMD Work Group Letter on MRA Expansion

Presentations
2016 OIML Interim Report
2016 PDC Interim Update
Recommended Best Practice: Added Expressions of Quality (Guay)
L&R Item 237-2, Vapor Pressure Exception (API)
L&R Item 237-7, Fuel Quality Throughout the Distribution System (API)
S&T Item 320-2, Vmin Discussion (Cardinal Scale Manufacturing Co.)
S&T Item 325-1, Weigh-In-Motion Discussion (Rinstrum, Inc.)
S&T Item 330-3, New Language (Quinn)
S&T Item 331-4, New Language (Quinn)

Panel Discussion: Credit Card Skimmer Images