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Re: Call for Consensus (CfC); Alt

From: Mark Sadecki <mark@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 18 Jun 2014 15:05:39 -0400
Message-ID: <53A1E303.9080006@w3.org>
To: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
I support this CfC

Mark

On 6/13/14, 1:03 PM, janina@rednote.net wrote:
> Colleagues:
> 
> This is a Call for Consensus (CfC) to the HTML-A11Y Task Force to
> approve publication of a heartbeat draft of "Using ARIA in HTML," as
> requested by the document editor in:
> 
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-a11y/2014Jun/0026.html
> 
> A concurrent CfC is forthcoming in the PFWG.
> 
> Background Information
> 
> Thanks to Mark Sadecki for gathering the following relevant background
> data on this publication request.
> 
> Stabilized Heartbeat Draft:
> http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/aria-in-html/2014-06-24-HB-draft.html
> 
> Bugs resolved since last publication:
> http://j.mp/1l2o6XI
> OR
> https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/buglist.cgi?bug_status=ASSIGNED&bug_status=REOPENED&bug_status=RESOLVED&bug_status=CLOSED&chfieldfrom=2013-10-03&chfieldto=2014-06-10&component=+Using%20ARIA%20in%20HTML&list_id=39139&product=HTML%20WG&query_format=advanced
> 
> Diff since last publication:
> http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/aria-in-html/CH-aria-in-html-20140624.html
> 
> ## Notable Additions
> 
> * Fourth rule of ARIA use
>     * Do not use role="presentation" or aria-hidden="true" on a
>     * focusable element.
> * Fifth rule of ARIA use
>     * All interactive elements must have an accessible name.
>     * Clarifications to 2.11  Using ARIA role=application
> 	 
> ACTION TO TAKE
> 
> According to agreed HTML-A11Y Task Force Consensus Procedures [1], this
> CfC is now open for objection, comment, as well as statements of support
> via email. Silence will be interpreted as support, though messages of
> support are certainly welcome.
> 
> If you object to this proposed action, or have comments concerning this
> proposal, please respond by replying on list to this message no later
> than Close of Business Boston Time, Friday 20 June.
> 
> Janina
> 
> [1] http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/consensus-procedures
> 
> 


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Mark Sadecki
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World Wide Web Consortium, Web Accessibility Initiative
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