IAPMO Standards Committee Membership Application

IAPMO uses the information in this application to determine your qualifications and to assure that IAPMO Standards Committee appointments are made in a way that ensures that committees will contain a fair balance of interests. Instructions for completing this form:

  1. Read each section carefully before completing.
  2. Tab through to get to a new section of the form.
  3. Fill in the form completely. DO NOT LEAVE BLANK SPACES. If a section does not apply to you, indicate "N/A" (not applicable) or, if you need more room than is allowed, you may attach a separate sheet of explanation as a "Word" document or in PDF format.
  4. If you are applying as a representative to an organization, you will need to supply a letter of authorization. It must be submitted on the organization’s letterhead and signed by an officer of the organization. The following is a SAMPLE of suggested wording for the authorization letter.
  5. SAMPLE: We, (organization’s name), authorize (your name) as our representative to serve on the technical committee. We will support (your name) for his/her time and travel expenses during his/her service as a member of the technical committee.
  6. Review the form for accuracy before submitting to IAPMO.

Please contact IAPMO by phone at 800-854-2766, or by e-mail at StandardDevelopment@iapmo.org if you have any questions about this form.

 

Name
Title
Employer
Mailing Address
UPS or Other Mailing Address
City
State/Province
Zip
Telephone
Fax
Email

The committee for which you are applying.

Plumbing Standards Committee (PSC)
ISO 30500 National Adoption Committee
Building Standards Committee
Solar Standards Committee

Please indicate the interest category which you believe best suits your qualifications:

Producer (Manufacturer)
User
General

Member category:

 Principal member
 Alternate member If Alternate, to whom  
 Non-voting member

1. QUALIFICATIONS OF APPLICANT
a. Attach separate statement resumé providing evidence of your general knowledge and competence in the scope (work) of the committee.

b. What is your specific relationship to one or more elements of the scope of the committee?

c. Will you be able to actively participate in the work of the committee including responding to correspondence and attending committee meetings?

2. REPRESENTATION
a. Indicate below the name of the entity you would be representing and include written authorization from that entity authorizing you to be their representative:

b. Does the organization you would represent have a mechanism for instructing votes? If so, can the time constraints imposed by the Policies and Procedures IAPMO PP-1 and/or IAPMO PP-2 be met?

3. FUNDING SOURCE(S) FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION
a. What person(s) or organization(s) would fund your participation as a committee member, either in whole or in part? (You should list your employer if your participation is funded by your employer or if your participation is part of your employment responsibilities or otherwise related to your employment.)

b. Background and description of your employer and/or other person(s) or organization(s) funding participation:

4. ADDITIONAL COMMENTS

Languages, other than English:

COMPLETE A SEPARATE APPLICATION FORM FOR EACH COMMITTEE ON WHICH YOU DESIRE TO SERVE. IN ORDER TO ASSURE THE PROMPT PROCESSING OF YOUR REQUEST, PLEASE BE SURE TO COMPLETE ALL QUESTIONS AND SIGN THIS APPLICATION.

INTEREST CATEGORIES

(a) Producer (Manufacturer) Interest - this category includes those who are predominantly involved in the manufacture, promotion, retailing, or distribution of the subject products, materials, or services (e.g., manufacturers, distributors, licensors, developers, associations of any of these groups, and professional consultants to any of these groups).
(b) User Interest - this category includes those who are subject to the provisions of the standards or who voluntarily use the standards (e.g., testing laboratories, certification bodies, regulatory agencies, and standards developing organizations).
(c) General Interest - this category includes those who are neither producers nor users (e.g., academics, consumers, contractors and subcontractors, construction labor organizations, educators, researchers, and technical societies).

Note: Individuals retained as consultants under an indefinitely continuing agreement with an organization shall be categorized in accordance with the category of the retaining organization.

If appointed, I agree to abide by the rules and guidelines of IAPMO. In addition, I hereby agree to notify IAPMO of a change in status, including change of employment, organization represented, or funding source. I also agree that IAPMO shall have, and I hereby grant, all and full rights in copyright in any material that I author, either individually or with others, as a member of this committee, or that I submit for the proposed use of the committee in an IAPMO code or standard or other IAPMO document. I further acknowledge that I acquire no rights in any publication of IAPMO and that copyright and all rights in all materials produced by IAPMO technical committees are owned by IAPMO and that IAPMO may register copyright in its own name.

I do not now hold and I do not intend to hold any patent, the use of which would be required for compliance
with any material that I author – either individually or with others – as a member of this committee, or that I
submit for the proposed use of the committee in an IAPMO code or standard or other IAPMO document.

I attest that all of the information on this application is true and accurate.

By signing below, I attest to my ability to communicate with IAPMO staff and the members of the Technical Committee through electronic means, namely via e-mail and the internet.

Date: 2019-01-20

Signature

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