Meta-data indicating executability of rules
A RIF meta-data type is needed to indicate whether a rule is immediately executable.
It would be a useful capability of the RIF to indicate whether a rule could be immediately executed by an automated component, or required some human intervention - e.g. a decision or some data - before it would be passed on to be executed.
Position in the DC structure
Supports CSF ‘Coverage’ (maybe indirectly via ‘Combined Rulesets’) and ‘Wide-scale Adoption’
This would widen the range of rules interchangeable with RIF
High if business usability is a priority
OMG (Donald Chapin, John Hall), NIST (Ed Barkmeyer)