Given the lack of response on the proposal and the push from our
champion to get moving :-), I'll assume lazy consensus and call a vote.
I would like to present for a vote the following proposal to be
sponsored by the Incubator PMC for a new Validation podling. The goal
is to build a community around delivering a JSR-303 Bean Validation
implementation based on a new incoming codebase from Agimatec GmbH.
The proposal is available on the wiki at and included below: