Standards.gov offers background materials and useful links for locating information about the use of standards in government. Our primary focus is on federal agency use of standards and conformity assessment for regulatory purposes.
US Government Orgs & Agencies Standards
Below are links to specific governmental agencies' standards requirements and programs:
A comprehensive and easy to use resource for locating current OSHA standards and enforcement-related information. Includes links to interpretations, enforcement guides, and other enforcement related information.
The National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) has published the "Registry of USG Recommended Biometric Standards". This Registry is based upon interagency consensus on biometric standards required to enable the interoperability of various Federal biometric applications, and to guide Federal agencies as they develop and implement related biometric programs. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) currently hosts multiple versions of the Registry.