Ballot types and stages

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Ballot stages

Ballot workflow

Ballot stages

Ballot types

The balloting platform is used for the following ballot types:

Ballot type
Description NSB participation
Committee Internal Ballots (CIB)
New Work Item Proposal (NP), Committee Draft (CD), Draft Technical Specifications (DTS), Draft Technical Report (DTR), Draft Publically available Specification (DPAS) and ad-hoc. Vote is restricted to the member of the committee as follow:
P-members must vote
O-member  can comment
Working Group Consultations This is a ballot used by WG to gather opinion of WG members during drafting stage
Experts of the WG can vote
DIS, FDIS, SR and WDRL
Draft International Standard (DIS); Final Draft International Standard (FDIS); Systematic Review (SR); Withdrawal Consultations (WDRL)
Vote is open to all members
P-member of the committee must vote
All ISO Members can vote
TMB/NP and TMB/TSP
Ballot used to vote to create a new committee on a new subject
Vote open to all members

For detailed information on project stages for standards development please refer to this page: Stages and resources for standards development


Ballot workflow

The balloting process and its follow up are characterized by the following main stages:

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