W3C Membership approved the 1 March 2017 W3C Process Document, which becomes in effect today. Notable major changes of the 2017 update include:
- A process for marking a Recommendation as Obsolete (distinct from Rescinding a Recommendation);
- Voting mechanism used for AB and TAG elections is Single Transferable Vote;
- Clarified the process for continuing work on a specification initially developed under another charter (aka Supergroups).