UTC 96 & INCITS Subgroup L2 193 Joint Meeting
Pleasanton, CA -- August 25 - 28, 2003
Hosted by PeopleSoft
August 12, 2003


Unicode Technical Committee meeting times:
    Monday, August 25           10 am to 5 pm
    Tuesday, August 26           9 am to 5 pm
    Wednesday, August 27      9 am to 5 pm
    Thursday, August 28          9 am to 1 pm

L2 Plenary meeting time:
    Thursday, August 28          1 pm to 5 pm

Scheduled discussions:

Agenda Item


Date and Time (PST)

B.7.1 Liaison report Anderson
Tuesday, 10 am


A. Administrative Issues

A.1 UTC membership roll call
  A.1.1 Call for proxies
  A.1.2 Roll call

A.2 Declaration of joint meeting

A.3 Registration of new documents

A.4 Approval of joint meeting agenda
Latest version of this document [L2/03-135]

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of the update to approved minutes of Joint Meeting UTC 94/L2 191 [L2/03-039R]
  A.5.2 Approval of minutes of Joint Meeting UTC 95/L2 192 [L2/03-136]
  A.5.3 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
  Minutes posted at www.unicode.org/unicode/consortium/utc-minutes.html

A.6 Calendar Review

  UTC 97/L2 194 - November 4-7, 2003, Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University Annual Members Mtg
  UTC 98/L2 195 - February 2-5, 2004, Mountain View, Microsoft
  UTC 99/L2 196 - June 15-18, 2004, Toronto, IBM
  UTC 100/L2 197 -

  Calendar posted at http://www.unicode.org/unicode/timesens/calendar.html

A.7 Letter Ballot Review 

B. Liaison Reports and Technical Topics

B.1  WG2
  B.1.1 Convenor's Report [Ksar]
    B.1.1.1 Ballot status
      B. Ballot on transfer of the sorting standard 14651 to SC2 [L2/03-217, L2/03-232]
      B. Status of 10646 FDAMs [L2/03-218]
    B.1.1.2 October 2003 WG2 meeting #44 [L2/03-218]
    B.1.1.3 New contribution highlights  
  B.1.2 Liaison Report [Freytag, Whistler]
  B.1.3 WG2 - Action Items [Umamaheswaran]
  B.1.4 Proposed change in Principles and Procedures document [Cook, L2/03-226]
  B.1.5 Synchronization of 10646 and Unicode 4.0 [Suignard, L2/03-061]
  B.1.6 Character names for USI mapped characters [Sato, L2/03-204]

B.2  WG20
  B.2.1 Convenor's Report [Whistler]
  B.2.2 FCD Ballot for the revision of ISO/IEC 15897:1999 [Whistler]

B.3 SC2/SC22/SC36
  B.3.1 Instructions to delegates for SC22 plenary [Ksar]
  B.3.2 SC36 Overview  [Ksar, L2/03-220]
  B.4.1 Liaison Report [Jenkins]

  B.5.1 Liaison Report [Ksar]

  B.6.1 Liaison Report [McGowan]

B.7 W3C
  B.7.1 Liaison Report [Davis]

B.8 UC Berkeley Department of Linguistics
  B.8.1 Liaison report [Anderson]

B.9 ILCAA (Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa)
  B.9.1 Liaison report [McGowan, Anderson]

  B.10.1 Liaison report [Kaplan]

B.11 Public Review Issues
  B.11.1 Issue 9: Bengali Reph and Ya-Phalaa [L2/03-248]
  B.11.2 Issue 10: Interlinear Annotation Characters [L2/03-248]
  B.11.3 Issue 11: Soft-dotted Property [L2/03-248]

B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.12.1 Unicode Technical Standard #6: A Standard Compression Scheme for Unicode
  B.12.2 Unicode Technical Standard #10: Unicode Collation Algorithm 
    B.12.2.1 Ordering Rules for Hangul [Karlsson, L2/03-221, L2/03-222]
  B.12.3 Unicode Technical Standard #18: Unicode Regular Expression Guidelines
  B.12.4 Draft Unicode Technical Report #23: Character Properties
  B.12.5 Draft Unicode Technical Report #25: Unicode Support for Mathematics
  B.12.6 Proposed Draft Unicode Technical Report #30: Character Foldings
  B.12.7 Unicode Standard Annex #15: Unicode Normalization Forms
  B.12.8 Proposed Draft Unicode Technical Report #XX Assessing Unicode Support
  B.12.9 Conformance Section of UAX#14
B.13 Editorial Committee
   B.13.1 Unicode 4.0      

B.14 Scripts, New Characters
  B.14.1 Horizontal arrows with tips vertical [McGowan, L2/03-119R]
  B.14.2 Georgian and other characters [Everson, L2/03-230]
  B.14.3 Combining character for Lithuanian [Lithuanian Standards Body, L2/03-219]
  B.14.4 Saurashtra
    B.14.4.1 Revised proposal for the Saurashtra script [Everson, L2/03-231]
    B.14.4.2 Saurashtra character properties [Mcgowan, L2/03-225]
  B.14.5 Biblical Hebrew
    B.14.5.1 Meteg and combining grapheme joiner [Whistler, L2/03-234, L2/03-235; Nelson, L2/03-236]
    B.14.5.2 A threat to the integrity of Hebrew [Kirk, L2/03-227]
  B.14.6 Marwari Lam with Bar character [Kew, L2/03-228]
  B.14.7 Phags-pa script [West, L2/03-229; Baxter, L2/03-224]
  B.14.9 Kannada script [McGowan, L2/03-068]
  B.14.10 Proposed new code points: U+269B ATOM SYMBOL, U+269C FLEUR-DE-LIS [Whistler, L2/03-214]

B.15 Properties
  B.15.1 Unicode formation and rules [Azad, L2/03-233]

B.16 Maintaining Han Variant Information

C. Miscellaneous


D. Close of Joint Meeting

D.1 Review of UTC motions (recommendations to L2) [L2/03-241]

D.2 UTC position on current ballots [Wissink]

D.3 Closing of joint meeting