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Re: Re[4]: Let's add an approved date field to Failures and Techniques

From: Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:12:20 +0000
To: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, w3c WAI List <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <9632C47C-821F-4686-856B-A9401213736B@nomensa.com>
> "I didn't consider this, and certainly would not want to message that anything published before x date on a tech is or is not relevant. I see this suggestion more of a 'heads up' about how 'current' a tech may be - independently of whether it pertains or not to a given page."

Agree, and I think the suggestion was to apply the date, and then the various constituencies can decide what they do with it.

If that is to set dates where a technique / failure is valid for their laws, that’s fine, but it isn’t the W3C saying that is what should happen.

Cheers,

-Alastair
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