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Democracy and InterNIC/APNIC/RIPE-NCC

On Friday, July 18, 1997 6:02 AM, Scott Bradner[SMTP:sob at newdev.harvard.edu] wrote:
@ > All people here is ARIN is like APNIC and RIPE
@ > and they are now tax collectors that are feeding
@ > funding back to the IANA. 
@ 
@ so now it is not the unpaid ARIN board members that are in it 
@ for the money it is the iana building a pile to retire on?
@ 
@ crap - total crap
@ 
@ the only thing that I and the other ARIN bot members are getting for
@ our involvement is the honor of having Jim Flemming accuse us of
@ gold digging - an honor I could do without
@ 
@ Scott
@ 
@ 

Can you tell us what ever came of these decisions ?
You were at the meeting...correct ?

June 1996
	ISOC Board of Trustees - ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
		Montreal, Quebec, Canada
		<http://www.isoc.org/trustees/96-004.htm>
		"RESOLVED, that the Board of Trustees of the Internet Society
		endorse in principle the proposal "New Registries and the Delegation
		of International Top Level Domains", dated June 1996 by Jon Postel,
		and approve the role assigned to the Internet Society in this proposal.
		The Board authorises Postel, in his IANA role, to refine the proposal
		to include a business plan for review and approval by the Board."

--
Jim Fleming
Unir Corporation