Draft Policies and Proposals

ARIN policies are created and developed in accordance with the Policy Development Process.
Draft Policies are posted to the Public Policy Mailing List for community discussion.
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Number Title Current Version Status Staff/Legal Review(s) Community Presentation
ARIN-2020-6 Allowance for IPv4 Allocation “Swap” Transactions via 8.3 Specified Transfers and 8.4 Inter-RIR Transfers 2 May 2022 Recommended Draft Policy 22 July 2020, 7 December 2021 ARIN 46, ARIN 47, ARIN 48, ARIN 49
ARIN-2021-7 Make Abuse Contact Useful 17 December 2021 Draft Policy 14 March 2022 ARIN 49
ARIN-2021-8 Deprecation of the ‘Autonomous System Originations’ Field 13 September 2022 Draft Policy 6 June 2022 ARIN 49
ARIN-2022-1 MDN Clarification for Qualification 2 May 2022 Recommended Draft Policy 21 March 2022 ARIN 49
ARIN-2022-2 Remove Barrier to BGP Uptake in ASN Policy 13 September 2022 Draft Policy 1 July 2022, 16 September 2022 None
ARIN-2022-3 Remove Officer Attestation Requirement for 8.5.5 21 June 2022 Draft Policy 15 August 2022 None
ARIN-edit-2022-4 Clean-up of NRPM Sections 2.1 and 2.2 23 August 2022 Editorial Change None None
ARIN-2022-5 Clean-up of NRPM Section 2.11 26 July 2022 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-edit-2022-6 Editorial Clean-up of NRPM Sections 2.12 and 2.14 26 2022 Pending Board of Trustees Review 13 September 2022 None
ARIN-edit-2022-7 Editorial Clean-up of NRPM Section 2.16 26 July 2022 Pending Board of Trustees Review 13 September 2022 None
ARIN-2022-8 Streamlining Section 11 Policy Language 19 September 2022 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-2022-9 Leasing Not Intended 23 August 2022 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-edit-2022-10 Editorial Clean-up of NRPM Sections 2.4 and 2.5 23 August 2022 Editorial Change None None
ARIN-2022-11 Clean-up of NRPM – Introduction of Sections 2.17 and 2.18 28 September 2022 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-2022-12 Direct Assignment Language Update 23 August 2022 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-2022-13 Clean-up of NRPM Section 2.10 23 August 2022 Draft Policy None None

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