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Current Consensus Bodies include:
ANSI Approved Standards
|Consensus Body||Document Number||ANSI Approved On||Document Title|
|The Direct Standard®||ANSI/DS 2019-01-100-2021||5/13/21||Applicability Statement for Secure Health Transport, Version1.3 (Commonly known as “The Direct Standard®”)|
|TIM+||ANSI/DS 2019-02-100-2021||9/30/21||Trusted Instant Messaging Plus (TIM+) Applicability Statement Version 1.1.1|
|Event Notifications via Direct||ANSI/DS 2020-03-100-2022||5/13/22||Event Notifications via the Direct Standard®|
Standards Documents in Development
|Consensus Body||Document Number||Development Phase||Document Title|
|The Direct Standard®||BSR/DS 2019-01-200||PINS Submitted 7/16/2021||PINS Request: XDR and XDM for the Direct Standard®|
|Privacy-Enhancing Record Locator Service (PEHRLS) Ecosystem||BSR/DS 2022-05-100||PINS Submitted 3/11/2022||Privacy-Enhancing Health Record Locator Service Ecosystem|
|The Direct Standard®||BSR/DS 2019-01-200||PINS Submitted 11/18/2022, Response Ending 12/18/2022||PINS – Direct Standard DS2019-01-300|