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Public Review Period

ASNT solicits public comment on proposed American National Standards during the public review period, which is normally 45 days in duration.

PUBLIC NOTICE – The ANSI/ASNT CP-106: 2018 Nondestructive Testing – Qualification and Certification of Personnel standard has been renamed and revised.  The new standard ANSI/ASNT CP-9712:2023 Nondestructive Testing – Qualification and Certification of Personnel is a direct adoption of the ISO 9712 standard and is available for public review and comment from December 23, 2022 to February 06, 2023 (45 days).  Contact for a free electronic copy of the document to review.   You may also contact the Standards Council (StC) secretary (see below) to have either of the above emailed to you. A fee of $20 (in US funds) is required to mail a hard copy.

Comments on current American National Standards are accepted at any time. Current ASNT Standards are available for purchase at ShopASNT or by mail order.

Comment Guidelines

When submitting a comment, please cite the designation of the Standard or proposed Standard. Comments may be either general or specific. For comments on specific portions of a Standard or proposed Standard, please cite the section number of the Standard or proposed Standard. Where possible, please provide alternative language for the proposed standard that, if adopted, would cause you to withdraw your comment. Include your name and complete contact information; ASNT cannot respond to anonymous comments.

Submit Your Comment

Submit comments to the StC secretary. Comments may be submitted by email to

Receipt of comments will be acknowledged. The final disposition of comments will be determined by the StC.