The [[https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Tool_Labs/Tool_Labs_standards_committee|Tool Labs standards committee]] initial policies state:
> Have signed the Wikimedia Foundation's [[https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Volunteer_NDA|Volunteer NDA]] before being appointed
NDA protection is required for the Tool Labs standards committee members because in the course of their duties they may have access to unpublished and/or unlicensed source code as well as log files and credentials associated with tools and bots that they did not author.
@bd808 will act as the WMF employee sponsor for those approved nominees who have not yet signed the [[https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/L2|Trusted Volunteer Access & Confidentiality Agreement]]. @chasemp will act as the required WMF manager in the approval process.
Following a period of public nomination the #Labs and #community-tech-tool-labs teams met to review the candidates and select the initial committee membership. The following nominees have been approved by to join the committee:
They have all been notified on their Wikitech talk pages and asked to start the NDA process if they have not already signed.