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Re: doc editing, authors and call for technical editor -- Re: a new member weighs in

From: Jose M. Alonso <josema@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 28 Apr 2009 18:50:47 +0200
Cc: "'eGov IG'" <public-egov-ig@w3.org>, "'Suzanne Acar'" <Suzanne.Acar@ic.fbi.gov>
Message-Id: <B3C75AD7-E595-488A-A2FB-FFC24E25DE15@w3.org>
To: "Owen Ambur" <Owen.Ambur@verizon.net>
El 27/04/2009, a las 3:48, Owen Ambur escribió:
> In the section on the role of standards --
> http://www.w3.org/2007/eGov/IG/Group/docs/ 
> note#interop.what.standards -- it
> may be appropriate to cite OMB Circular A-119, which provides  
> guidance to
> U.S. federal agencies with respect to "Federal Participation in the
> Development and Use of Voluntary Consensus Standards and in Conformity
> Assessment Activities":
> http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/circulars/a119/a119.html
> Perhaps this paragraph could be quoted or paraphrased:
> "Agencies must consult with voluntary consensus standards bodies, both
> domestic and international, and must participate with such bodies in  
> the
> development of voluntary consensus standards when consultation and
> participation is in the public interest and is compatible with their
> missions, authorities, priorities, and budget resources."
> http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/circulars/a119/a119.html#7

Thanks, Owen. ISSUE-33 opened. I've added the text as suggested by  
starting with "Government agencies in the United States..." etc.

Fine with me unless someone objects.

-- Jose
Received on Tuesday, 28 April 2009 16:51:42 UTC

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