Configuration Management Control Plan Law and Legal Definition

According to 49 CFR 236.903 [Title 49 – Transportation; Subtitle B -- Other Regulations Relating to Transportation; Chapter II -- Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation; Part 236 -- Rules, Standards, and Instructions Governing the Installation, Inspection, Maintenance, and Repair of Signal and Train Control Systems, Devices, and Appliances; Subpart H -- Standards for Processor-Based Signal and Train Control Systems], configuration management control plan means “a plan designed to ensure that the proper and intended product configuration, including the hardware components and software version, is documented and maintained through the life-cycle of the products in use.”