[arin-ppml] Policy Proposal 120: Protecting Number Resources

On Mon, Nov 8, 2010 at 16:36, Hannigan, Martin <marty at> wrote:
> I like this. It's simple and straight forward policy writin'.
> I'd like to suggest even greater simplification. Split this into two chunks,
> one for dealing with resources that are abandoned, not all are being
> utilized fraudulently but this would cover "all" abandonment, and one for
> dealing with resources that are fraudulently obtained. Two very different
> states IMHO.

I agree but I think the policy mechanisms necessary for ARIN to go
after fraud are already in place. What is likely needed in that area
is a suggestion (through the official suggestion process) to actively
seek fraud using those mechanisms.

That leaves the abandonment issue, which I agree needs some policy.


> I can't determine which one will be "easier" to get consensus on, but I
> suspect it will be a proposal related to abandoned resources even though
> that one is probably more fraught with legal issues.
> On 11/6/10 9:43 AM, "ARIN" <info at> wrote:
>> A report of activities under this policy shall be delivered at each
>> ARIN meeting.
> You might consider adding/adjusting this to something like "A report of
> activities clearly demonstrating success, failure and costs under this
> policy". I'd really like to be able to gauge the return of each activity so
> we can figure out when we need to what's broken and if it could be fixed.
> Best,
> -M<
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