STANDARDS UPDATES

View the staus of draft ASSE International standards below.


Designation Title WG Chair Comments
ASSE 1008  (Draft) Household Food Waste Disposer Units  Hoyer  Public Comments due 22Apr. Email staffengineer@asse-plumbing.org with "PR1008" in the subject line. 
ASSE 1010  (Draft) Water Hammer Arresters    Sending to WG ballot 
ASSE 1012  (Draft) Backflow Preventer with Intermediate Atmospheric Vent    Next WG meeting is 5Feb. 
ASSE 1013  (Draft) Reduced Pressure Principle Backflow Preventers and Reduced Pressure Fire Protection Principle Backflow Preventers  Higdon  Incorporating WG comments into draft standard. 
ASSE 1015  (Draft) Double Check Backflow Prevention Assemblies and Double Check Fire Protection Backflow Prevention Assemblies  Higdon  Incorporating WG comments into draft standard. 
ASSE 1018  (Draft) Trap Seal Primer Valves - Potable Water Supplied    Resolving last WG comments over email. 
ASSE 1020  (Draft) Pressure Vacuum Breaker Assembly    Resolving final WG comments before sending to ballot. 
ASSE 1023  (Draft) Hot Water Dispensers Household Storage Type Devices  Dinchak  WG ballots complete. Resolving comments. 
ASSE 1047  (Draft) Reduced Pressure Detector Fire Protection Backflow Prevention Assemblies  Higdon  Incorporating WG comments into draft standard. 
ASSE 1048  (Draft) Double Check Detector Fire Protection Backflow Prevention Assemblies  Higdon  Incorporating WG comments into draft standard. 
ASSE 1053  (Draft) Dual Check Backflow Preventer Wall Hydrants - Freeze Resistant Type  Hoeptner  Public Comments due 13May. Email staffengineer@asse-plumbing.org with "PR1053" in the subject line. 
ASSE 1055  (Draft) CAN/IAPMO/ASSE 1055 - Chemical Dispensing Systems with Integral Backflow Protection    First working group is meeting on 14Mar19. 
ASSE 1066  (Draft) Individual Pressure Balancing In-Line Valves for Individual Fixture Fittings  Hardwick  Updating WG draft with resolved comments and sending to ballot 
ASSE 1069  (Draft) Automatic Temperature Control Mixing Valves    Scheduling next WG meetings 
ASSE 1072  (Draft) Barrier Type Floor Drain Trap Seal Protection Devices    Scheduling next WG meeting 
ASSE 1086  (Draft) Reverse Osmosis Water Efficiency - Drinking Water  Palkon  Next working group meeting being scheduled. 
ASSE 4000  (Draft) Professional Qualifications Standard for Legionella Water Management Specialist  Sidari  This standard will define the general knowledge requirements for conducting facility risk assessments and implementing water management programs to prevent infections due to Legionella and other waterborne pathogens. The working group is now open. The 1st meeting will be held on 2/26/2019. The wg will be closed after the first meeting. 
ASSE 7000  (Draft) Professional Qualifications Standard for Plumbing-Based Residential Fire Protection Systems Installers & Inspectors    Applications for working group are being accepted for revison of the standard. Expected completion 12/31/2019. 
ASSE 11000  (Draft) High Purity Piping Systems Professional Qualifications Standard    PINs have been filed. Activity on hold. 
ASSE 13000  (Draft) Professional Qualifications Standard for Plumbing and Residential Mechanical Service Personnel    Applications for working group are being accepted for revison of the standard. Expected completion 12/31/2019. 
ASSE 16000  (Draft) Professional Qualifications Standard for the Plumbing Inspector  Rademacher  Working group met in 11/2017 and 10/2018. Draft was unanimously approved by WG on 1/23/2019. Sent to PQSC 2/28/2019 with ballot due 3/21/2019. 
ASSE 17000  (Draft) Professional Qualifications Standard for the Mechanical Inspector    Working group met in 11/2017. 16000 and 17000 will be combined into a single Series 16000 that contains specific standards for inspectors and plans reviewers (both mechanical and plumbing.) 
ASSE 18000  (Draft) Professional Qualifications Standard for Fuel Gas Systems and Equipment Installers and Repairers    PINs have been filed. No action on the standard as of this time. 
ASSE 22000  (Draft) Professional Qualifications Standard for Water Treatment Equipment Personnel  Steenhoek  PINs have been filed, initial draft is complete, working group met 10/2018. Expected completion 12/31/2019.