The purpose of this page is to allow all interested persons, groups or organizations an opportunity to present online comments and suggestions concerning additions, deletions or revisions to existing or new standards.
Proposed revisions will be posted in June and November preceding each conference.
Thank you for submitting proposed changes to standards. The deadline to submit changes is May 10, 2013. Please check back during May 21-July 1, 2013 to make comments on the changes that were proposed. After July 1, the proposals and comments will be sent to the Standards Committee for review. The proposals will be discussed and voted on at the Standards Committee meeting on Friday, August 9, 2013 in Prince George’s County, Maryland (143rd Congress of Correction- Washington, DC). If you have any questions, please email Ben Shelor at
Comments may be e-mailed to KathyD@aca.org. To see the results of previous revisions, click on the page entitled Past Standards Revisions.