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The Open Standards Board requested additional clarification and advice relating to document formats.
This was the second meeting of the Open Standards Board, and the first where they would be considering proposals that had been through the agreed process on the Standards Hub.
Summary of outcomes
The Board agreed:
The Open Standards Board aims to select a small set of core standards for government bodies to apply consistently to make services better for users and to keep government IT costs down.
The first meeting of the newly formed Board. Topics covered included the process and assessment criteria for selecting open standards for use in government IT and the terms of reference for the Board.
A description of the role of the Open Standards Board and how it will operate.
An introduction to the Open Standards Board members.