By Heather VanCura on Feb 19, 2012
JSR 356, JavaTM API for WebSocket, has been submitted for JSR Review. The JSR Approval Ballot will be 21 February- 5 March 2012.
JSR 339, JAX-RS 2.0: The Java API for RESTful Web Services, has submitted an Early Draft Review; this review is open until 10 March 2012.
JSR 354, Money and Currency API, and JSR 355, JCP Executive Committee Merge, are currently in JSR Approval Ballot, with both ballots closing on Monday, 20 February. There is an InfoWorld article that was published discussing JSR 355: 'Oracle proposal would create single committee to oversee Java specs'. JSR 331, Constraint Programming API, is in Final Approval Ballot, closing 20 February as well.