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IANA Naming Function Agreement

10 August 2016

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Open Date: 10 August 2016 Close Date: 9 September 2016
Originating Organization: ICANN
Categories/Tags: Legal/Regulatory
Brief Overview:

This public comment proceeding seeks community input on the proposed IANA Naming Function Agreement. In order to reflect the recommendations contained in the proposals by the IANA Stewardship Transition Coordination Group (ICG) as provided to the ICANN Board and transmitted to NTIA on 10 March 2016, ICANN must incorporate an affiliate referred to as PTI, and put in place an agreement between ICANN and PTI granting PTI the right to perform the IANA naming function.

Link: https://www.icann.org/public-comments/iana-naming-function-agreement-2016-08-10-en