Implementer’s Draft of OpenID Connect Federation Specification Approved


The OpenID Foundation membership has approved the following specification as an OpenID Implementer’s Draft:

An Implementer’s Draft is a stable version of a specification providing intellectual property protections to implementers of the specification. This is the first Implementer’s Draft of this specification. This specification is a product of the OpenID Connect Working group.

The Implementer’s Draft is available at:

The voting results were:

  • Approve – 74 votes
  • Object – 6 votes
  • Abstain – 14 votes

Total votes: 94 (out of 283 members = 33% > 20% quorum requirement)

— Michael B. Jones – OpenID Foundation Board Secretary