OASIS is pleased to announce that DocBook Version 5.1. has been approved by the membership as an OASIS Standard .
The call to vote was made on 09 November 2016  and the ballot closed on 22 November 2016. A minimum of 42 affirmative votes was needed in order to win approval. The finally vote tally was 63 affirmative votes with 4 abstentions.
Our congratulations to the members of the TC and to the community of implementers, developers and users who have brought the work successfully to this milestone
=== Additional information
 Call to vote
 URLs to the Candidate OASIS Standard version:
DocBook Version 5.1
Candidate OASIS Standard 01
23 June 2016
DocBook V4.x conversion tools: http://docs.oasis-open.org/docbook/docbook/v5.1/cos01/tools/