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Building Codes & Industry Standards
ISC (Interagency Security Committee)
The ISC addresses continuing Government-wide security for Federal facilities. Its mandate is to enhance the quality and effectiveness of security in and the protection of buildings and nonmilitary Federal facilities in the United States. All nonmilitary Federal facilities in the United States will implement ISC standards regardless if the facility:
ISC standards and best practices can be used to help Federal security professionals implement security policies and mandatory standards. The ISC reviews and updates its products on a regular basis.
DoD (Department of Defense)
FHWA (Federal Highway Administration)
Denver Service Center (DSC) Requirements
ABAAS (Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Standards)
Cultural Resource Management Standards
DSC Design Standards
National Park Service (NPS) Requirements
Director's Orders (DOs)
Handbooks, Reference Manuals (RMs), Strategies, Plans, & other Professional Materials
Secretary of the Interior's Standards
Last updated: November 12, 2021