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Minutes joint ACT-R CG / ACT TF meeting

From: Wilco Fiers <wilco.fiers@deque.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Nov 2020 16:20:53 +0100
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To: ACT Rules CG <public-act-r@w3.org>, Accessibility Conformance Testing <public-wcag-act@w3.org>
Hey folks,

Here are the minutes to today's meeting:

In summary, the group discussed how to handle scenarios where browsers /
screen readers behave differently from the specifications. The group was in
full agreement that in the case where there is a specification, the
specification should be used. Where there are known differences between
browsers and specifications, a decision will need to be made on whether to
include test cases that pass something that fails in a browser (or vise
versa). This should allow implementors some flexibility on whether they
pass or fail cases with known accessibility support issues. The ACT Task
Force will come up with a process by which they can answer questions about
whether to include or exclude test cases with known accessibility support

Thanks to all who attended! I think this is an important decision that
would have taken us weeks to deal with otherwise. Much appreciated.

*Wilco Fiers*
Axe-core product owner - Co-facilitator WCAG-ACT - Chair ACT-R

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