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Implementation Guidance—Update

Project Description: The objective of this project is to update implementation guidance for additional issues that come to the attention of the staff. In addition, this project will result in issuance of an annual update to the Comprehensive Implementation Guide.

Added to Current Agenda: April 2016

Implementation Guidance—Update—Project Plan

Background: Implementation guidance is updated annually through the addition of new questions and answers, which is incorporated into the Comprehensive Implementation Guide.

Project History:
  • Implementation Guide No. 2016-1, Implementation Guidance Update—2016, cleared for issuance: March 2016
  • Current update project added to current technical agenda: April 2016

Current Developments: During May–August 2016, project staff continued to develop materials for the 2017 update.

Work Plan

Board Meetings   Topics to be Considered
September 2016:   Continue to develop materials for 2017 update.
October 2016:   Review preballot draft of an Exposure Draft of a proposed Implementation Guide.
November 2016 (T/C):   Review ballot draft of an Exposure Draft and consider a proposed Implementation Guide for clearance.
December 2016–January 2017:   Comment period (60 days).
March 2017:   Redeliberate issues based on respondent feedback. Review a preballot draft of a final Implementation Guide.
March 2017 (T/C):   Review ballot draft and consider a final Implementation Guide for clearance.