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The criterion Focus Appearance was agreed to be "at risk" based on concerns about the complexity.

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Agreement to add Accessible Name SC to Editor's Draft (

June 23:
Agreement to add User Interface components SC to Editor's Draft (
Agreement to add Accessible Authentication SC to Editor's Draft (
Agreement to add Zoom Content SC to Editor's Draft (

June 13:
Agreement to add Orientation SC to Editor's Draft (

June 9:
Agreement to add Character Key Shortcuts SC to Editor's Draft (
Agreement to modify approval process for Understanding documents (

June 6:
Agreement to add Change of Content to Editor's Draft (

May 25:
Agreement to add Target Size and Target Size (no exception) to Editor's Draft (
Agreement to develop document for supplementary guidance for WCAG 2.1 (

May 23:
Add color to list of sensory characteristics in 1.3.3 and 1.4.1 as WCAG 2.0 errata (

April 19:
Agreement to publish publish two First Public Working Draft (FPWD) documents - COGA Issue Papers & COGA Gap Analysis & Road Map - from the Cognitive and Learning Disabilities Accessibility Task Force (COGA) (

April 14:
Agreement to accept the candidate SCs 'Accidental Activation' into the editor's draft. (

April 2:
Agreement on changes to Editor's draft require CFCs (
Agreement on standing consent to publish working drafts of WCAG 2.1 on a monthly schedule (
Agreement on Publication of FPWD for Accessibility Conformance Testing Rules Format 1.0 (

Feb 23:
Agreement on CFC to publish First Public Working Draft of Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 (

February 16:
Agreement on not requiring user testing to meet Success Criteria in WCAG 2.1 (

February 14:
Working group decision to accept two candidate SCs into the editor's draft.

( AGWG Minutes )


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Agreement on CFC to add add an example to the definition for "Set of web pages" (

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Agreement on issue 244 (

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Agreement on Silver Work Statement (

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Agreement on CfC for new charter ( There was an outstanding objection to an aspect of the charter (

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Agreement to approve creation of Accessibility Conformance Testing Task Force (

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Working group agrees to publish updated Understanding and Techniques docs: Understanding: Techniques:

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Agreement to publish the COGA Gap Analysis and User research/Issue papers as a FPWD (

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Agreement on Issue 182. (
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June 8: Agreement on issue 158 and pull request 174 (

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Agreement on Issue 186. (
Agreement on adding px note to Understanding Documents. (

May 17: Agreement on "Large text" - using px rather than pt as unit #181 to work on this in Understanding document and flag for 2.1. (

May 10: Agreement to publish edited version of WCAG 2.0 to incorporate editorial errata only. (

April 25: Agreement regarding errata addition to SC 1.4.6 (matching earlier errata on 1.4.3). (

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Agreement regarding clarification of contrast requirements for link and button states (
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April 8: Agreement regarding landmarks not being required (

March 4: Agreement to not drop advisory technique H46 (

February 29: Agreement to publish latest version of Techniques and Understanding documents (

February 8: Agreement on response to comment on GitHub (

February 5: Agreement on a change to introductory paragraphs in extension requirements document (

January 7: Agreement to publish Techs and Understanding for public review (


December 18: Agreed to response to GitHub issue 113 regarding use of role="search" on form element (

December 15: Agreed to response to GitHub issue 122 (

December 15: Agreed to publication of minor change to Image Tutorial (

December 9: Resolution on Issue 102 (

December 7: Agreed to release a FPWD of the WCAG Extensions Requirements document (

November 16: Agreed to release the Public Draft version of the How to Meet WCAG resource (