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Subject: HTML-A11Y Task Force Recommendation: ISSUE-80 Title
Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2010 18:59:45 -0400
From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Maciej Stachowiak 
<mjs@apple.com>,        Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
CC: public-html@frink.w3.org,        HTML Accessibility Task Force 
<public-html-a11y@w3.org>,        Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>, Philippe 
Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>

The following consensus recommendation of the HTML A11Y Task Force (with 
objections ) is
hereby referred to the HTML Working Group pursuant to the Task Force
consensus procedures at:

Recommendation: ISSUE-80 Title

RESOLUTION: The HTML-A11Y Task Force does not accept @title as a
substitute for @alt, in respect to document conformance.  We do support
the change proposal at

A summary rationale together with pointers to additional information
considered by the Task Force in reaching this consensus can be found at:

Final Vote:	22 voted "Yes"
		 1 voted "No"

96% of Task Force members voting on this resolution
voted to support it.

All votes, Comments, including all Objections Recorded Against This 
Recommendation are logged via WBS at:

Janina Sajka & Mike Smith, Task Force Co-Facilitators


Janina Sajka,	Phone:	+1.443.300.2200

Chair, Open Accessibility	janina@a11y.org	
Linux Foundation		http://a11y.org

Chair, Protocols & Formats
Web Accessibility Initiative	http://www.w3.org/wai/pf
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)

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