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-edit-2020-1 Clarify Holdings Restriction for Section 4.1.8 Wait List Entries 24 Jan 2020 Pending Implementation 15 April 2020 None
ARIN-2019-1 Clarify Section 4 IPv4 Request Requirements 18 May 2020 Pending Board of Trustees Review 16 May 2019
30 April 2020
5 June 2020
ARIN 43
ARIN 44
ARIN 45
ARIN-2019-12 M&A Legal Jurisdiction Exclusion 27 Jan 2020 Pending Board of Trustees Review 28 Aug 2019
5 March 2020
ARIN 44
ARIN 45
ARIN-2019-20 Harmonization of Maximum Allocation Requirements under Sections 4.1.8 (ARIN Waitlist) and 4.2.2 (Initial Allocation to ISPs) 23 Dec 2019 Pending Board of Trustees Review 4 Feb 2020 ARIN 45
ARIN-2019-21 Reserved Pool Replenishment 17 Feb 2020 Pending Board of Trustees Review 7 February 2020 ARIN 45
ARIN-edit-2020-4 Clarification of reference to 8.2 in 8.3 24 Jan 2020 Pending Board of Trustees Review 13 July 2020 None
ARIN-2019-10 Inter-RIR M&A 21 April 2020 Recommended Draft Policy 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 Recommended Draft Policy 26 June 2020 ARIN 45
ARIN-2020-3 IPv6 Nano-Allocations 23 June 2020 Recommended Draft Policy 3 June 2020 ARIN 45
ARIN-2020-2 Grandfathering of Organizations Removed from Waitlist by Implementation of ARIN-2019-16 24 Mar 2020 Draft Policy None ARIN 45
ARIN-2020-5 Clarify and Update Requirements for Allocations to Downstream Customers 22 July 2020 Draft Policy None 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 None None

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