**Note this is a draft page subject to further confirmation by HTA and Vocabulary WG on 24/06/2020
Terminology owner/maintenance organisationName, contact details, website
IETF Trust and the persons identified as the document authors
Formal name of the code system
Tags for Identifying Languages
Short name or abbreviation of the code system name
|BCP 47, Language Codes|
|Technical identifier/s for the code system|
Scope/domain statement for the code system
(Official or from HTA)
BCP 47 is a document specification that defines the syntax that is to be used to take the ISO 639 constracts can be utilized to describe language codes.
"Language tags are used to help identify languages, whether spoken, written, signed, or otherwise signaled, for the purpose of communication. This includes constructed and artificial languages but excludes languages not intended primarily for human communication, such as programming languages."
Link to information about the code system - including how to obtain the content
Arrangement or agreements with HL7 for use of content
|Version management - timing and identification of versions|
For version information, see here: https://tools.ietf.org/html/bcp47#section-5.1
For language tag stability information, see here: https://tools.ietf.org/html/bcp47#page-1-36
IP Information and Licensing Information
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HL7 users of this information - which HL7 products use this link (if known)
Process to request content change
|For more information on BCP 47 Extensions and the Extension Registry, please see here: https://tools.ietf.org/html/bcp47#section-3.7|
Other useful Information
Information current as at (date)