ARIN Policy Development Process

Posted: Wed, 07 Jan 2009

On 3 December 2008 the ARIN Board of Trustees adopted the ARIN Policy Development Process (PDP), available at:

The new PDP is effective today, 7 January 2009.

All open proposals have been transitioned to the new PDP.

The following two proposals are still in last call. After last call the ARIN Advisory Council (AC) will conduct their last call review:

The following two proposals were presented at the last ARIN Public Policy Meeting and the AC elected to continue to work on them. They are on the AC's docket:

The following two proposals are in the first stage of the policy development process. They will be reviewed by ARIN staff for clarity and understanding, and a report of that review will be provided to the AC:

All of these proposals can be found at the Proposal Archive at:


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