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Period of 12-22, April 2012: Public Comment Periods Approaching Closing Date

12 April 2012

The Following Public Comment periods are approaching their Comment or Reply Period Close dates, April 12-22 2012. As a member of the ICANN community, your timely feedback is critical to our accountability and transparency efforts. For your convenience, we have included direct links below to comments that will soon close.

During the Reply period for Public Comments, participants should only address previous comments submitted and new posts concerning the topic should not be introduced. When constructing Replies, contributors are asked to cite the original poster's name, comment date, and any particular text that is pertinent.

Please note that comments submitted after the posted Close Date/Time are not guaranteed to be considered in any final summary, analysis, reporting, or decision-making that takes place once that period ends.

For more information please refer to the ICANN Public Comments page at: http://www.icann.org/en/news/public-comment


Title Comment Period Close Date [UTC Time] Reply Period Close Date [UTC Time]
Initial Report on Universal Acceptance of IDN TLDs 7 February 2012 Extended to 23 March 2012 [23:59] 13 April 2012 [23:59]
Proposal to Protect International Red Cross and International Olympic Committee Names at the Top Level in New gTLDs 23 March 2012 [23:59] 14 April 2012 [23:59]
Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Part B Policy Development Process – Recommendation 8 Concerning Standardizing and Clarifying WHOIS Status Messages 25 March 2012 [23:59] 15 April 2012 [23:59]
Interim Report on Support Significantly Interested Parties for ccTLD Delegation or Redelegation Requests 30 March 2012 [23:59] 20 April 2012 [23:59]
ICANN Board Conflicts of Interest Review - Revised Conflicts of Interest Policy and Related Governance Documents 2 April 2012 [23:59] 24 April 2012 [23:59]
Draft Advice Letter on Consumer Trust, Consumer Choice, and Competition 3 April 2012
17 April 2012 [23:59]
24 April 2012
8 May 2012 [23:59]
Security, Stability & Resiliency of the DNS Review Team (SSR RT) - Draft Report 8 April 2012 Extended to 15 April 2012 [23:59] 7 May 2012 [23:59]
Fake Renewal Notices Report 20 April 2012 [23:59] 11 May 2012 [23:59]

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