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Approve submitting Exchange Header Envelope (XHE) Version 1.0 CS03 as a candidate for OASIS Standard

Do you approve submitting Exchange Header Envelope (XHE) Version 1.0, CS03 to the OASIS membership for consideration as a candidate for OASIS Standard?

The Exchange Header Envelope (XHE) Version 1.0 CS03 [1] was approved as a Committee Specification on 12 December 2020. The TC has received 4 Statements of Use from IBM, ph-xhe open source project, Chasquis Consulting, and Efact [2]. Do you now approve submitting this Committee Specification to the OASIS membership for consideration as a candidate for OASIS Standard?

Approving this ballot will result in a 60-day public review after which, if no comments are received, the COS will be submitted to a membership-wide call for consent. If comments are received, the TC will be asked to vote by Special Majority Ballot on whether to continue to the membership vote. This is explained in TC Process section 3.4.2, Public Review of a Candidate OASIS Standard [3].

This ballot requires a Special Majority Vote [4]. The TC roster currently lists 7 voting members. In order to pass, at least 5 (2/3 x 7) members have to vote Yes and no more than 1 (1/4 x 7) member may vote No.

[1] URI to the Committee Specification:

[2] Links to Statements of Use

- IBM:

- ph-xhe open source project:

- Chasquis Consulting:

- Efact:

[3] http://www.oasis-open.org/policies-guidelines/tc-process#OASISstandard

[4] Special Majority Vote: http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/process-2010-07-28.php#dSpecialMajority

Amendment Posted on Friday, 22 January 2021:
Added Philip Helger to eligible voters at Chair's request. The number of voting members is now 8. At least 6 yea votes needed to pass, no more than 2 nay votes to fail.

 [ ]  Yes
 [ ]  No
 [ ]  Abstain
Opening:   Friday, 22 January 2021 @ 07:00 am UTC
Closing:   Friday, 29 January 2021 @ 11:59 pm UTC
Group:   OASIS Business Document Exchange (BDXR) TC
Ballot has closed.

Referenced Items
Name Type Date Action

Voting Details

Voting Summary

Options with highest number of votes are bold

Option # Votes % of Total
Yes 8 100%
No 0 0%
Abstain 0
Eligible members who have voted: 8 of 8 100%
Eligible members who have abstained: 0 of 8 0%
Eligible members who have not voted: 0 of 8 0%

Voting Details

Voter Company VoteReference Document and/or Comment
Ken Holman
Crane Softwrights Ltd.
Dennis Weddig
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Todd Albers
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Levine Naidoo
Sander Fieten
Kenneth Bengtsson
Philip Helger
Erlend Klakegg Bergheim
The Norwegian Agency for Public and Financ...