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Re: [WAI Web Accessibility Laws and Policies]

From: Eric Eggert <ee@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 08 Jun 2017 11:17:22 +0200
To: "Kevin White" <kevin@dewoollery.co.uk>
Cc: wai-eo-editors <wai-eo-editors@w3.org>, "Mary Jo Mueller" <maryjom@us.ibm.com>
Message-ID: <D8856179-19BD-4AB2-B4A2-6802B2870603@w3.org>
Hi Kevin,

We’re well as ever :-)

Thanks for getting back to us for the UK entry. I’ve CC’d Mary Jo 
Mueller who collected all the data and maybe she’s able to shine light 
on the issue (or we can clarify it and change the entry).


On 8 Jun 2017, at 11:02, Kevin White wrote:

> Lo Folks,
> Hope all are well. Congrats on the new policy section - fantastic 
> work!!!
> Just wanted to flag/note/raise question regarding UK. I wasn’t aware 
> that there is any reference to WCAG in the legislation (certainly not) 
> or the guidance in the UK. I know that WCAG is tacitly accepted as the 
> way to go and promoted in public sector. Are you referencing something 
> specifically with WCAG in it?
> Thanks
> Kevin


Eric Eggert
Web Accessibility Specialist
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) at World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
Received on Thursday, 8 June 2017 09:17:36 UTC

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