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 Community Presentation
ARIN-2019-10 Inter-RIR M&A 21 April 2020 Pending Implementation 28 Aug 2019
6 May 2020
ARIN 44
ARIN 45
ARIN-2020-1 Clarify Holding Period for Resources Received via 4.1.8 Waitlist 29 Jan 2020 Last Call 26 June 2020 ARIN 45
ARIN-2020-2 Reinstatement of Organizations Removed from Waitlist by Implementation of ARIN-2019-16 24 Mar 2020 Last Call 9 September 2020 ARIN 45
ARIN-2020-3 IPv6 Nano-Allocations 18 August 2020 Last Call 3 June 2020 ARIN 45
ARIN-2020-5 Clarify and Update Requirements for Allocations to Downstream Customers 20 October 2020 Last Call 10 August 2020 None
ARIN-2020-6 Allowance for IPv4 Allocation “Swap” Transactions via 8.3 Specified Transfers and 8.4 Inter-RIR Transfers 31 May 2020 Draft Policy 22 July 2020 None
ARIN-2020-7 4.4 gTLD Micro-allocation Clarification 14 June 2020 Draft Policy 21 October 2020 None
ARIN-2020-8 Clarify and Update 4.2.1.2 Annual Renewal Fee 18 August 2020 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-2020-9 Editorial Clean-up of NRPM Section 4 and Related Provisions 17 September 2020 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-prop-293 Removal of Requirement to Demonstrate Utilization of Reassignments and Reallocations for ISPs Seeking Initial Allocation from ARIN 16 October 2020 Proposal None None

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