This proposal argues that the IP address policy development process is no longer relevant and calls for the policy proposal and decision processes to be closed and stopped after APNIC 34, Phnom Penh. Should an emergency arise, where community consensus is needed, the EC would be required to organize fora for forming that consensus.
|Relevant forum||Policy SIG|
|Status at other RIRs||A community-based, open, transparent, bottom-up Policy Development Process (PDP) exists in all other Regions.|
|2 June 2012||Version 1 posted to the Policy SIG mailing list for discussion.|
|27 August 2012||Version 2 posted to the Policy SIG mailing list for discussion.|
|30 August 2012||Withdrawn by the author at the APNIC 34 Policy SIG Meeting.|