[arin-ppml] Advisory Council Meeting Results - April 2018

ARIN info at arin.net
Mon Apr 23 15:12:32 EDT 2018

In accordance with the Policy Development Process (PDP), the Advisory 
Council (AC) met on 18 April 2018.

The AC has advanced the following Recommended Draft Policies to Last 
Call ending 7 May 2018 (each will be posted separately):

* ARIN-2017-3: Update to NRPM 3.6: Annual Whois POC Validation

* ARIN-2017-8: Amend Community Networks

* ARIN-2017-10: Repeal of Immediate Need for IPv4 Address Space (NRPM 

* ARIN-2017-12: Require New POC Validation Upon Reassignment

* ARIN-2017-13: Remove ARIN Review Requirements for Large IPv4 
Reassignments/ Reallocations

The AC has advanced the Proposed Editorial Change to NRPM (Formerly 
ARIN-2017-11: Reallocation and Reassignment Language Cleanup) to the 
Board of Trustees for review.

The AC has advanced the following Draft Policy to Recommended Draft 
Policy status (will be posted separately):

* ARIN-2018-1: Allow Inter-regional ASN Transfers

The AC advances Draft Policies to Recommended Draft Policy status once 
they have been fully developed and meet ARIN's Principles of Internet 
Number Resource Policy. Specifically, these principles are:

* Enabling Fair and Impartial Number Resource Administration

* Technically Sound

* Supported by the Community

The AC has advanced the following Proposals to Draft Policy Status:

* ARIN-prop-253: Remove Reallocation Requirements for Residential Market 

* ARIN-prop-254: Clarification on IPv6 Sub-Assignments

The AC advances Proposals to Draft Policy status once they are found to 
be within the scope of the Policy Development Process (PDP), and contain 
a clear problem statement.

The AC has abandoned the following Draft Policy:

ARIN-2017-9: Clarification of Initial Block Size for IPv4 ISP Transfers

The AC provided the following statement:

"The ARIN AC has abandoned ARIN-2017-9 in favor of continuing work on 
this issue through Draft Policy ARIN-2018-2. Feedback from the community 
at ARIN 41 favored continued work on ARIN-2018-2. Community members 
interested in this issue should review the current text of ARIN-2018-2 
and provide any feedback they have on PPML."

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.

The AC is continuing to work on:

* ARIN-2018-2: Clarification to ISP Initial Allocation and Permit 
* ARIN-prop-255: NRPM Cleanup

The PDP can be found at:

Draft Policies and Proposals under discussion can be found at:


Sean Hopkins
Policy Analyst
American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)

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