This page includes information for completing the preparation of content for the December 2017 Ballot Cycle.
HERE is a package of detained balloting information.
From: HL7 International FHIR and V3 Ballot Schedule for January 2018 Countdown to Voting
December 10 (Sunday): FHIR core and base IG Substantive change freeze
Content freeze for "substantive" changes to resources. This means any changes to data element names, cardinalities, bindings, etc. - anything that might impact profiles and implementation guides based on a resource.
December 17 (Sunday): FHIR Content Freeze (core and IGs) - total freeze at midnight EST; clean build => QA Review
December 22 (Friday): Provisional Ballot Opening
Simplifier => Ballot Content
Working with Furore to finalize both the process and timeline for moving IG content from Simplifer to Ballot.
<being finalized ... soon!>