[arin-ppml] Advisory Council Meeting Results - May 2020

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Wed May 27 11:45:43 EDT 2020

In accordance with the Policy Development Process (PDP), the Advisory 
Council met on 21 May 2020.

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

* ARIN-2019-1: Clarify Section 4 IPv4 Request Requirements

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 classified the following as an Editorial Change (will be 
posted separately for discussion):

* ARIN-prop-287: Clarification of reference to 8.2 in 8.3

Per Part One, Section 3.1 of the PDP:

"Changes to policy that are purely editorial and non-substantial in 
nature are outside the scope of the full Policy Development Process and 
may only be made with 30 days public notice followed by the concurrence 
of both the ARIN Advisory Council and ARIN Board of Trustees that the 
changes are non-substantial in nature."

The AC is continuing to work on:

Recommended Draft Policies:

* ARIN-2019-10: Inter-RIR M&A
* ARIN-2019-12: M&A Legal Jurisdiction Exclusion
* ARIN-2019-20: Harmonization of Maximum Allocation Requirements under 
Sections 4.1.8 (ARIN Waitlist) and 4.2.2 (Initial Allocation to ISPs)
* ARIN-2019-21: Reserved Pool Replenishment

Draft Policies:

* ARIN-2020-1: Clarify Holding Period for Resources Received via 4.1.8 
* ARIN-2020-2: Grandfathering of Organizations Removed from Waitlist by 
Implementation of ARIN-2019-16
* ARIN-2020-3: IPv6 Nano-Allocations


* ARIN-prop-288: Clarify and Update Requirements for Allocations to 
Downstream Customers

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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