From: Philpott, Robert
Sent: Thursday, August 19, 2004
Subject: Notice of SSTC vote to
approve SAML 2.0 as a Committee Draft and request for public review
On Tuesday, August 17, the OASIS SSTC unanimously voted to move the SAML
2.0 specifications to Committee Draft status and then voted to request that the
specs be submitted to OASIS for public review. The minutes recording these
votes are at:
At the time of the Tuesday con-call, the SSTC had 42 voting
members. 35 of the 42 were in attendance on the call and unanimously
voted for CD status. This exceeds the required 2/3 majority.
The simple majority vote for submitting the specs to OASIS
for a public review was 28 yes, 0 no, and 3 abstaining.
The PDF files and all schema XSD files are publicly available
in a zip file on the web site at:
The individual files are:
Let me know if we need to make any editorial changes to the
specs or whether you have any questions.
Senior Consulting Engineer
RSA Security Inc.