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The last full scientific review of this document was completed on 8 April 2016.
Read the latest issue of SMI B 17.
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Timeline of review process
Date review started: 2 May 2013
First consultation: 23 August 2013 to 15 November 2013
Second consultation: 6 January 2015 to 26 January 2015
Document discussed at the following working group meetings:
- 25 June 2014
- 12 February 2015
Date document issued: 8 April 2016
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