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Exchange Header Envelope (XHE) Version 1.0

Public Review of Committee Specification 02

23 July 2020


The members of the OASIS Business Document Exchange (BDXR) Technical Committee approved submitting Exchange Header Envelope (XHE) Version 1.0 Committee Specification 02 to the OASIS membership as a candidate for OASIS Standard on 15 July 2020. See the ballot at https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=3514.


The Committee Specification now enters the required 60-day public review that precedes the call for consent.

Public Review Dates:

The public review starts 24 July 2020 at 00:00 UTC and ends 21 September 2020 23:59 UTC.

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For more information on submitting comments to the TC, please see the Public Comment License section below. Additional information about the specification and the BDXR TC can be found at the TC's public home page: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/bdxr/

URI of Committee Specification 02:

https://docs.oasis-open.org/bdxr/xhe/v1.0/cs02/xhe-v1.0-cs02.xml (Authoritative)

Technical Committee:

OASIS Business Document Exchange (BDXR) TC


(OASIS TC Chair) Kenneth Bengtsson (kbengtsson@efact.pe), Individual

The Committee Specification was prepared and submitted both to the OASIS Business Document Exchange (BDXR) TC and to the UN/CEFACT Methodology and Technology PDA. The Project Chair for UN/CEFACT is Anders Grangard (anders.grangard@GS1.ORG), GS1.


G. Ken Holman (gkholman@CraneSoftwrights.com), Crane Softwrights Ltd.

Timeline Summary:

         Approved as a candidate for OASIS Standard 15 July 2020: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=3514

         Committee Specification 02 approved 05 September 2020: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=3423

         15-day public review opened 09 August 2019 and closed on 23 August 2019: https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/members/201908/msg00004.html

o   Comment resolution log: https://docs.oasis-open.org/bdxr/xhe/v1.0/csprd02/xhe-v1.0-csprd02-oasis-comment-resolution-log.txt

         Committee Specification Draft 02 approved 17 July 2019: https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/bdxr/201907/msg00009.html

         Committee Specification 01 approved 21 March 2019: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=3345

         30-day public review opened on 30 April 2018 and closed on 29 May 2018: https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/members/201804/msg00008.html

o   Comment resolution log: https://docs.oasis-open.org/bdxr/xhe/v1.0/csprd01/xhe-v1.0-csprd01-comment-resolution-log.xlsx

         Committee Specification Draft 01 approved 25 April 2018: https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/bdxr/201804/msg00013.html


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