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Re: Publish "HTML to Platform Accessibility APIs Implementation Guide" as a WG Note

From: David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>
Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2015 19:38:42 -0400
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To: John Foliot <john.foliot@deque.com>
Cc: Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, "public-html-admin@w3.org" <public-html-admin@w3.org>, HTML A11Y TF Public <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
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On Thu, Sep 17, 2015 at 2:25 PM, John Foliot <john.foliot@deque.com> wrote:

> Deque Systems supports this CfC.
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> JF
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> ​--
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> John Foliot
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> Principal Accessibility Strategist
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> Deque Systems Inc.
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> john.foliot@deque.com
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> Advancing the mission of digital accessibility and inclusion
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> *From:* Paul Cotton [mailto:Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com]
> *Sent:* Thursday, September 17, 2015 11:42 AM
> *To:* public-html-admin@w3.org
> *Cc:* public-html-a11y@w3.org
> *Subject:* CfC: Publish "HTML to Platform Accessibility APIs
> Implementation Guide" as a WG Note
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> The HTML Chairs are issuing a Call for Consensus to publish the “HTML to
> Platform Accessibility APIs Implementation Guide” as a WG Note.
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> The candidate WG Note document can be found here:
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>     http://www.w3.org/2015/09/note-guide.html
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> In March 2015 [1] the HTML WG agreed to publish a first public working
> draft (FPWD) of “HTML Accessibility API Mappings 1.0” [2] to replace the
> older “HTML to Platform Accessibility APIs Implementation Guide” [3].  This
> CfC is meant to publish the older out of date material as a WG Note and to
> redirect users of the older document [3] to the newer document at [2].
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> Silence will be taken to mean there is no objection, but positive
> responses are encouraged.  If there are no objections by Thursday Sep 24,
> this resolution will carry.
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> /paulc
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> on behalf of the HTML WG co-chairs
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> [1]
> https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-admin/2015Mar/0096.html
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> [2] http://www.w3.org/TR/2015/WD-html-aam-1.0-20150407/
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> [3] http://www.w3.org/TR/2013/WD-html-aapi-20131001/
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> Paul Cotton, Microsoft Canada
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> 17 Eleanor Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 6A3
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> Tel: (425) 705-9596 Fax: (425) 936-7329
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> Given the expansion of related efforts
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> following on the conclusion of ARIA 1.0 (and of HTML 5.0), it is proposed
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> leave this older document as is, published as a note, with pointers to the
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> work that supercedes it.
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