[arin-ppml] Draft Policy ARIN-2017-10: Repeal of Immediate Need for IPv4 Address Space (NRPM Section

Scott Leibrand scottleibrand at gmail.com
Tue Nov 21 17:53:52 EST 2017

+1 - support as written.

On Tue, Nov 21, 2017 at 2:42 PM, ARIN <info at arin.net> wrote:

> On 16 November 2017, the ARIN Advisory Council (AC) advanced
> "ARIN-prop-245: Repeal of Immediate Need for IPv4 Address Space (NRPM
> Section" to Draft Policy status.
> Draft Policy ARIN-2017-10 is below and can be found at:
> https://www.arin.net/policy/proposals/2017_10.html
> You are encouraged to discuss all Draft Policies on PPML. The AC will
> evaluate the discussion in order to assess the conformance of this draft
> policy with ARIN's Principles of Internet number resource policy as stated
> in the Policy Development Process (PDP). Specifically, these principles are:
> * Enabling Fair and Impartial Number Resource Administration
> * Technically Sound
> * Supported by the Community
> The PDP can be found at:
> https://www.arin.net/policy/pdp.html
> Draft Policies and Proposals under discussion can be found at:
> https://www.arin.net/policy/proposals/index.html
> Regards,
> Sean Hopkins
> Policy Analyst
> American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)
> Draft Policy ARIN-2017-10: Repeal of Immediate Need for IPv4 Address Space
> (NRPM Section
> Problem Statement:
> Section of the ARIN Numbering Resource Policy Manual (NRPM)
> provides that an ISP having an immediate need for IPv4 address space that
> will be utilized within thirty days of a request may obtain a block of IPv4
> address space of the size specified in section from ARIN on an
> exceptional basis. However, as noted in the ARIN 40 Policy Experience
> Report, since IPv4 exhaustion, obtaining IPv4 addresses in this manner is
> no longer possible as a practical matter. Instead an ISP must join the
> waiting list and wait until it reaches the front of the queue to obtain any
> IPv4 address space, however long that may take. In effect, section
> is non-operative. Accordingly, its continued presence in the NRPM is
> misleading and confusing.
> Policy statement:
> Section of the NRPM is hereby repealed and section number
> is hereby retired.
> Comments:
> a. Timetable for implementation: Immediate
> b. Comments: Given the constraints created by the exhaustion of IPv4
> addresses, this proposal does not require any changes in the current ARIN
> practices for the allocation of IPv4 address space.
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