For your information….
The Irish Technical Committee responsible for IT standards will meet on Monday to decide Ireland's position on the OOXML draft. Over the previous months an ad-hoc committee of interested parties. That group produced a 134-page report and there are draft ballot comments as well.
Convener, NSAI/ICTSCC/SC4 (Codes, Character Sets, and Internationalization)
(SC4 is one of the subcommittees of the NSAI TC which will meet Monday. SC4 deals with JTC1/SC2 matters mostly.)