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RE: ACTION: Jirka to send pointers about ISO fast track process

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 2 May 2007 18:29:23 +0900 (JST)
Message-ID: <1955.218.110.62.96.1178098163.squirrel@webmail.w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>
To: "Richard Ishida" <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: "'Jirka Kosek'" <jirka@kosek.cz>, public-i18n-its@w3.org

> Felix,
>
> You'll need to discuss this with Philippe le H馮aret.

Thanks for the hint, Richard, I did that yesterday. He did not mention any
issues (yet).

Felix

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>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: public-i18n-its-request@w3.org
>> [mailto:public-i18n-its-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Felix Sasaki
>> Sent: 02 May 2007 08:32
>> To: Jirka Kosek
>> Cc: public-i18n-its@w3.org
>> Subject: Re: ACTION: Jirka to send pointers about ISO fast
>> track process
>>
>>
>> Jirka Kosek wrote:
>> > Hi folks,
>> >
>> > there is a short summary of ISO fast-track and PAS procedures.
>> >
>> > All procedures of ISO/IEC JTC1 (this is ISO committee
>> responsibile for
>> > IT) are described in ISO/IEC JTC1 Directives
>> > (http://www.jtc1sc34.org/repository/0856rev.pdf).
>> >
>> > There are two procedures for adopting already existing standards as
>> > ISO standard -- fast-track and PAS (described in sections
>> 13 and 14 in
>> > the directives). Fundamentally both procedures are very
>> similar, the
>> > difference is in subject who can initiate process.
>> >
>> > Any P-member (national body representing particular country
>> in ISO) or
>> > liaison A organization can submit existing standard to fast-track
>> > process. PAS submission can submitted by anyone, but at the
>> start of
>> > process ISO has to evaluate submitter, settle IPR issues and so on.
>> > The rest of both processes (voting, length) is almost identical.
>> >
>> > From the following page http://www.w3.org/2001/11/StdLiaison#ISO it
>> > seems that W3C has only *C* liaison with ISO. This is not
>> sufficient,
>> > *A* liaison is required for fast-track submission. So if my
>> reading of
>> > ISO directives is correct there are two ways how to make ITS
>> > international standard:
>> >
>> > 1. W3C can submit it to PAS process.
>> >
>> > 2. We can find some country which national body will submit it to
>> > fast-track process.
>> >
>>
>> many thanks for the summary, Jirka. Does anybody has a
>> contact to an ISO national body who would submit it? I will
>> check in Japan.
>>
>> Felix
>>
>> > That is.
>> >
>> > Jirka
>> >
>> >
>>
>>
>>
>
>
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