This is cool. I remember Eve Maler telling me all about XML about two years ago and I didn’t get it. How stupid I was.. there is some seriously fascinating XML stuff going on.
The US House of Representatives has made a significant effort in developing DTDs for describing bills. My authority as Utah CIO doesn’t extend to the Utah Legislature (you can tell from their URL), but I’d still love to see them adopt something like the House standards. They might be able to just use the House DTDs directly. A recent article in Government Computer News writes about the House XML efforts. [Windley’s Enterprise Computing Weblog]