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[a11y-request] Issue: CSS Scrollbars 2021-08-29 > 2021-09-30 (#12) marked as REVIEW REQUESTED

From: Florian Rivoal via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 29 Aug 2021 03:20:53 +0000
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frivoal has just labeled an issue for https://github.com/w3c/a11y-request as "REVIEW REQUESTED":

== CSS Scrollbars 2021-08-29 > 2021-09-30 ==
In the issue title above add the document name followed by the date of this request, then the date of your proposed deadline for comments.

- name of spec to be reviewed: CSS Scrollbars Level 1
- URL of spec: https://www.w3.org/TR/css-scrollbars-1/

- What and when is your next expected transition?
   We're planing to go to CR soon, for a loosely defined value of soon. As soon as HR completes, unless something unexpected shows up.
- What has changed since any previous review? I am unsure that there was a previous review for a11y
- Please point to the results of your own self-review (see https://w3c.github.io/apa/fast/checklist.html): https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts/issues/6555
- Where and how to file issues arising? https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts/labels/css-scrollbars-1
- Pointer to any explainer for the spec? https://github.com/felipeerias/css-scrollbars-explainer

Other comments:

There is one issue relating to a11y that is worth drawing attention to: https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts/issues/6351 
There, it was requested that the CSS-WG considers expanding the scrollbar-width property to enable authors to request wide scrollbars, among other things for accessibility reasons. The CSS-WG considered that case, and concluded that while wide scrollbars was a legitimate things for **users** to want, it did not follow that control over this aspect should be given to **authors**. User controls and preferences over UI should be available, but that is a matter of browser settings, not of CSS. Further thoughts are documented in the issue and the minutes attached.


See https://github.com/w3c/a11y-request/issues/12


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