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Submitter

Julia Dunicheva

Description

Element N404 in loop 2100A has following note:
Use the alpha-2 country codes from Part 1 of ISO 3166.

Is this a requirement or recommendation?
I.e. is it compliant to use 3-character country codes from ISO 3166?

Response

Submitters are required to use the alpha-2 country code from part 1 of the ISO 3166. Substituting the 3-character country codes from ISO 3166 for the alpha-2 country codes is not compliant with the TR3.
Submission 1/16/2018
Status Date 2/22/2018
Status F - Final
Primary References
Document 005010X220
Section2.4
Page70
Set ID834
Loop2100A
Segment IDN4
Element Position04