It would be interesting to know what made the committee change its mind. Earlier feed-back to our input and other input to the same effect seemed to be quite insistant on keeping the information.
If it is your power of persuasion that did the trick, Debbie: excellent and thanks!
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From: ISO 639 Joint Advisory Committee [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Debbie Garside
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Subject: Deletion of Official Language Information in ISO 3166-1
The following is an extract from the minutes of the recent meeting of
TC46/WG2 in Geneva:
The WG resolved that:
Debbie Garside (BSI) and Werner Stephan (DIN) should prepare a New Work Item Proposal to make "minor revisions and amendments" to ISO 3166-1 that would include the deletion of the "official languages" data.
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