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European Accessibility Requirements for Public Procurement of Products and Services in the ICT Domain: Final Draft of Mandate 376 for review

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A new advanced draft of the EC-mandated (M376) European Standard EN 301 549 has just been published for commenting. See in particular chapter 9 for the web and chapters 10 and 11 for applying W3C WCAG2.0 also to electronic documents and software applications interfaces, and the related annexes C9 to C11 for verifying conformance. Comments are due by 15th September 2012. See also: - The first draft of the W3C Note on Applying WCAG 2.0 to Non-Web Information and Communications Technologies, e.g. to electronic documents or software applications, has just been published for commenting: http://www.w3.org/TR/wcag2ict/. - The draft of the W3C Note on Website Accessibility Conformance Evaluation Methodology (WCAG-EM) 1.0: http://www.w3.org/WAI/ACT/ (a more advanced draft is expected shortly for further commenting).
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