Posted: Mon, 27 Aug 2007
ARIN is extending the nomination period for the 2007 Advisory Council election. In accordance with ARIN's Bylaws, the number of qualified Candidates shall exceed the number of Advisory Council members to be elected. The number of nominations made during the initial nomination period,
open 23 July - 22 August, was not enough to meet this requirement.
ARIN is also extending the nomination period for the 2007 Number Resource Organization Number Council elections. The ARIN Election Guidelines state the number of candidates must exceed the number of NRO NC members to be elected. The number of nominees accepting the nomination was not enough to meet this requirement.
The nomination period is extended until 17:00 ET on Wednesday, 29 August 2007. Visit ARIN Election Headquarters to fill out the nomination form.
Trustees and ARIN General Members in good standing are eligible to make up to three nominations for each of the five (5) Advisory Council seats that become open when current terms expire on 31 December 2007. Those nominated do not need to be ARIN members. Self-nominations from General Members in good standing are permitted.
NRO Number Council:
Any individual residing within the ARIN service region may be nominated, with the exception of Regional Internet Registry staff members. Self-nominations are permitted. Nominators are not required to be ARIN General Members in good standing.
All nominees are subject to the Nomination and Appointment Conflict of Interest List at:
ARIN will contact all nominees via email and/or telephone to verify that they are willing and able to fulfill a three-year term. If ARIN cannot reach the nominee, the nomination will be rejected.
Please direct any questions to Member Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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