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Re: w3process-ISSUE-109 (Unreviewed Charter Extension): Should AC approval be required to extend a charter [Process Document]

From: Wayne Carr <wayne.carr@linux.intel.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:31:32 -0700
Message-ID: <53FD0AC4.5060109@linux.intel.com>
To: public-w3process@w3.org

On 2014-08-26 14:26, David Singer wrote:
> On Aug 26, 2014, at 5:58 , Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 8/19/14 8:59 AM, Revising W3C Process Community Group Issue Tracker wrote:
>>> should we require an AC review or approval to extend a charter (sometimes, always, more than X amount of time)?
>> Seems like it would be mostly `make work` to have a formal AC review if the length (of a WG's charter extension) is relatively short. As such, a formal AC review of a charter extension should only be done if the extension is on the long-ish side, say 6+ months.
> I also think we can trust that the staff will push back on repeated extensions without review.  However, would it be prudent to have a suggestion at least that charters be formally reviewed once the extensions have got to a certain length (e.g. 1 year, 1.5 years)?

Could just have a limit on total length of extensions.  e.g. can extend 
as long as the new termination date is no more than x months after the 
approved charter's original termination.

> David Singer
> Manager, Software Standards, Apple Inc.
Received on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 22:32:08 UTC

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