[arin-ppml] Revised text for Draft Policy 2014-1 (Out of region use)

Michael Peddemors michael at linuxmagic.com
Fri Jul 25 10:59:14 EDT 2014

I understand the motivation for this policy, ie a typical 
multi-national, however given the diminishing IP Address pool, I do not 
have enough information to foresee the overall ramifications.

I don't know, something seems to be missing ..


On 14-07-25 06:01 AM, Sweeting, John wrote:
> Good morning PPML,
> Please provide comments in support or opposition as the plan is to vote
> to move this to Recommended Draft Status for the Baltimore meeting.
> Thanks,
> John
> On 7/25/14, 2:29 AM, "Milton L Mueller" <mueller at syr.edu
> <mailto:mueller at syr.edu>> wrote:
>     At the Chicago meeting there was support for this policy but also
>     calls for simplifying and shortening it. This is the revised version.
>     ----
>     Draft Policy ARIN-2014-1
>     Out of Region Use
>     Date: 21 July 2014
>     Problem statement:
>     Current policy neither clearly forbids nor clearly permits out of
>     region use of ARIN registered resources. This has created confusion
>     and controversy within the ARIN community for some time. Earlier
>     work on this issue has restricting out of region use in various
>     ways. None of these proposals have gained consensus. The next
>     logical option is to discuss a proposal that clearly permits out of
>     region use. Permitting out of region use, however, poses issues that
>     have to be addressed by policy and adjustments to operational
>     practice. Out of region use must be clearly defined and any
>     operational practices based on that definition must not be
>     unnecessarily burdensome. Also, it is more difficult and costly for
>     ARIN staff to independently verify the justification and utilization
>     of resources that are used outside of the ARIN service region. There
>     needs to be recognition of this difference in policy and associated
>     operational practices.
>     Policy statement:
>     Create new Section X;
>     X. Out of region use
>     ARIN registered resources may be used outside the ARIN service
>     region and such use is valid justification for new or additional
>     resources. A resource is considered to be used outside the region if
>     it exclusively serves a user, customer or technical infrastructure
>     location outside the ARIN service region.
>     The services and facilities used to justify the need for ARIN
>     resources that will be used out of region should not also be used to
>     justify resource requests from another RIR. When a request for
>     resources from ARIN is justified by need located within another
>     RIR’s service region and is more than the equivalent of a /20 for
>     IPv4, a /36 for IPv6, or two (2) ASNs, the requesting organization
>     will also report to ARIN the utilization status of all resources of
>     the same type held with any other RIR that are used or are available
>     for use within the requested service region. The organization will
>     also supply any additional supporting documentation requested by
>     ARIN regarding the need for the reported resources.  The report must
>     demonstrate that all resources currently available for use within
>     the requested service region are efficiently utilized based on
>     applicable ARIN policy.
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