[arin-ppml] Advisory Council Meeting Results - October 2015

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Wed Oct 14 13:40:22 EDT 2015

In accordance with the ARIN Policy Development Process (PDP), the ARIN
Advisory Council (AC) met on 9 October 2015.

The AC moved the following to last call (to be posted separately to last

   Recommended Draft Policy ARIN-2015-1: Modification to Criteria for 
IPv6 Initial End-User Assignments
   Recommended Draft Policy ARIN-2015-4: Modify 8.2 section to better 
reflect how ARIN handles reorganizations

Having found the following Draft Policy to be fully developed and
meeting ARIN's Principles of Internet Number Resource Policy, the AC
recommended it for adoption (to be posted separately for discussion as a 
Recommended Draft Policy):

   Draft Policy ARIN-2015-5: Out of region use

The AC abandoned the following:

   Draft Policy ARIN-2015-10: Minimum IPv6 Assignments

"The AC abandoned Draft Policy ARIN-2015-10: "Minimum IPv6 Assignments"
based on the generally negative feedback the proposal received from the
community at the Public Policy Meeting in Montreal."

The AC is continuing to work on:

   Draft Policy ARIN-2015-2: Modify 8.4 (Inter-RIR Transfers to 
Specified Recipients)
   Draft Policy ARIN-2015-3: Remove 30 day utilization requirement in 
end-user IPv4 policy
   Draft Policy ARIN-2015-6: Transfers and Multi-national Networks
   Draft Policy ARIN-2015-7: Simplified requirements for demonstrated 
need for IPv4 transfers
   Draft Policy ARIN-2015-8: Reassignment records for IPv4 End-Users
   Draft Policy ARIN-2015-9: Eliminating needs-based evaluation for 
Section 8.2, 8.3, and 8.4 transfers of IPv4 netblocks
   Draft Policy ARIN-2015-11: Remove transfer language which only 
applied pre-exhaustion of IPv4 pool

The AC abandoned 2015-10. Anyone dissatisfied with this decision may 
initiate a petition. The deadline to begin a petition will be five 
business days after the AC's draft meeting minutes are published. For 
more information on starting and participating in petitions, see PDP 
Petitions at:

Draft Policy and Proposal texts are available at:

The ARIN Policy Development Process can be found at:


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