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Re: 48-Hour Call for Consensus (CfC): CSS Task Force

From: John Foliot <john.foliot@deque.com>
Date: Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:06:25 -0500
Message-ID: <CAKdCpxxyKUnfJag5vEEm3JVZJvbU9cjiGfmV=urtSqFv0Bdu-w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Cc: Accessible Platform Architectures Administration <public-apa-admin@w3.org>
+1 to supporting this CfC.

JF

On Thu, Aug 25, 2016 at 9:01 AM, Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net> wrote:

> Colleagues:
>
> This is a Call for Consensus (CfC) to the Accessible Platform
> Architectures (APA) Working Group on the question of approving the
> proposed CSS Task Force and its draft Work Statement:
>
> https://www.w3.org/WAI/APA/task-forces/css-a11y/work-statement#main
>
> *       Background Information
>
> The Accessible Platform Architectures (APA Working Group and our
> predecessor, the Protocols and Formats Working Group (PFWG), have raised
> significant accessibility concerns across various CSS specs in recent
> years. It is, therefore, very encouraging to APA see that active work on
> these issues is expressly called out in the new draft CSS charter, and
> that CSS has agreed to enter into a joint Task Force with APA and the
> ARIA-WG to find appropriate resolutions for these issues.
>
> CSS' Agreement to the TF i slogged at:
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-apa/2016Aug/0085.html
>
> ARIA's support for this TF is logged at:
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-aria-admin/2016Aug/0018.html
>
> An initial summary of identified issues, together
> with affected CSS specifications, is available at:
>
> https://github.com/w3c/aria/wiki/CSS-AAM-Potential-Features
>
> *       ACTION TO TAKE
>
> This CfC is now open for objection, comment, as well as statements of
> support via email. Silence will be interpreted as support, though
> messages of support are certainly welcome.
>
> If you object to this proposed action, or have comments concerning this
> proposal, please respond by replying on list to this message no later
> than 23:59 (Midnight) Boston Time, Tuesday 30 August.
>
> Janina
>
> --
>
> Janina Sajka,   Phone:  +1.443.300.2200
>                         sip:janina@asterisk.rednote.net
>                 Email:  janina@rednote.net
>
> Linux Foundation Fellow
> Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:       http://a11y.org
>
> The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
> Chair, Accessible Platform Architectures        http://www.w3.org/wai/apa
>
>
>


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John Foliot
Principal Accessibility Strategist
Deque Systems Inc.
john.foliot@deque.com

Advancing the mission of digital accessibility and inclusion
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