Specs council is the body defined in the section 4.2 of OpenID Process Document. Its mandate is to review the proposed charter for a new or modified working group and advise the board on recommending it or to reject it based on the following reasons:
(a) an incomplete Proposal (i.e., failure to comply with §4.1 of the IPR Document); (b) a determination that the proposal contravenes the OpenID community's purpose; (c) a determination that the proposed WG does not have sufficient support to succeed or to deliver proposed deliverables within projected completion dates; or (d) a determination that the proposal is likely to cause legal liability for the OIDF or others.
Members of the specs council is selected from current spec editors.
Current members are [Ordered by their last name]:
- John Bradley
- Tim Bray
- Ashish Jain
- Mike Jones
- Breno de Medeiros
- Chuck Mortimore
- Nat Sakimura