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Request to Reconsider Alt Guidance Location

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Wed, 22 Feb 2012 17:17:18 -0500
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, "Michael(tm) Smith (mike@w3.org)" <mike@w3.org>
Cc: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, public-html@w3.org, Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>, Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <20120222221718.GM4951@sonata.rednote.net>
Dear HTML Chairs & Colleagues:

On 16 February last the HTML-A11Y Task Force teleconference meeting
reached consensus on a resolution requesting reconsideration of one
aspect of the Issue-31 decision logged at:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2011Apr/0452.html
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2011Apr/0453.html

We request reconsideration of the portion of the Issue-31 decision which
allows continuing conflicts in alt guidance between WCAG and HTML 5.

RESOLUTION: The HTML-A11Y Task Force supports the Issue-31
reconsideration proposal at:
[16]http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/movealt with the
edits
regarding WCAG discussed and minuted from today's teleconference

RESOLUTION: The HTML-A11Y Task Force supports the Issue-31
reconsideration proposal at:
http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/movealt
with the edits regarding WCAG discussed and minuted from today's
teleconference

The edits the TF requested are now present in the CP.

The TF resolution, together with minutes of the discussion leading up to
it, is logged at:
http://www.w3.org/2012/02/16-html-a11y-minutes.html

The email advising all Task Force participants of this consensus resolution
received no contrary responses:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-a11y/2012Feb/0143.html
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-a11y/2012Feb/0152.html


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Janina Sajka,	Phone:	+1.443.300.2200
		sip:janina@asterisk.rednote.net

Chair, Open Accessibility	janina@a11y.org	
Linux Foundation		http://a11y.org

Chair, Protocols & Formats
Web Accessibility Initiative	http://www.w3.org/wai/pf
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
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