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NRPM 2010.2 - New Policy Implemented

Posted: Monday, 07 June 2010

On 1 July 2009 the ARIN Board of Trustees, based on the recommendation of the Advisory Council and noting that the Policy Development Process had been followed, adopted the following number resource policy:

2008-7: Identify Invalid WHOIS POC's

A new version of the ARIN Number Resource Policy Manual (NRPM) has been published to the ARIN website. NRPM version 2010.2 contains the implementation of 2008-7. The new policy text can be found in the NRPM in Section 3.6 Annual WHOIS POC Validation. For more information on POC validation, please see:

NRPM version 2010.2 is effective 7 June 2010 and supersedes the previous version. See the Change Log for information regarding revisions to the policy manual.

The NRPM is available at:

The Change Log is available at:

Draft policies and proposals are available at:

The PDP is available at:


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