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Public Comment

Public Comment is a vital part of our multistakeholder model. It provides a mechanism for stakeholders to have their opinions and recommendations formally and publicly documented. It is an opportunity for the ICANN community to effect change and improve policies and operations.

Public Comments Archive 2000-2006

Archive

Public Comments Archive 2006

December
Public Comment
Proposed Terms of Reference for Independent Review of the Nominating Committee
RSTEP Report on GNR Proposal
DNS Root Zone Glue Policy
November
Public Comment
Management Operating Principles
Whois Task Force Report
White Paper on ICANN Meetings
Draft Version of the 2007-2010 Strategic Plan
RSTEP Report on Tralliance Proposal
October
Public Comment
Revised .BIZ, .INFO AND .ORG Registry Agreements
Development of Transparency and Accountability Management Operating Principles
September
Public Comment
Proposed .ORG Agreement
Proposed .INFO Agreement
Proposed .BIZ Agreement
August
Public Comment
Technical Checks Used for DNS Root Zone Changes
July
Public Comment
New TLD Initial Report
Proposed Global Policy for Allocation of IPv6 Address Space
March
Public Comment
Proposed Annual Operating Plan
Terms of Reference for New PDP

Public Comments Archive 2005

December
Public Comment
ccNSO Recommendations for Proposed Bylaws Changes
.museum Renewal Proposal
.coop Renewal Proposal
.aero Renewal Proposal
Terms of Reference for New gTLDs
November
Public Comment
Proposed Change to ICANN Bylaws Regarding "At-Large Structure" Certification
VeriSign Settlement Agreement
September
Public Comment
Proposed Amendment to .NET Registry Agreement
Draft Revised IDN Guidelines
August
Public Comment
Comment Period 2 of ccPDP
April
Public Comment
Proposed Review Procedure for ASO Policy Proposals
March
Public Comment
Proposed Change to ICANN Bylaws Regarding Number of GNSO Council Representatives
AfriNIC Application for Recognition as Regional Internet Registry
January
Public Comment
Experiences with Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy: General Comments
Experiences with Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy: EPP-AuthInfo
Experiences with Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy: Records
Experiences with Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy: Transfer Undo Mechanism
Experiences with Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy: Transfer Denial Reasons
Experiences with Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy: Dispute Resolution Process
Experiences with Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy: Standardized Forms of Authorization

Public Comments Archive 2004

November
Public Comment
Strategic Plan
.NET RFP
September
Public Comment
Appropriate modes and locations for ICANN regional presence and more significant participation in ICANN activities
May
Public Comment
Draft Criteria for .net
April
Public Comment
sTLD applications

Public Comments Archive 2003

May
Public Comment
Criteria to Be Used in the Selection of New Sponsored TLDs

Public Comments Archive 2002

December
Public Comment
DNSO Whois Task Force Post Report
DNSO Transfers Task Force Post Report
October
Public Comment
DNSO Whois Task Force Post Interim Report
DNSO Transfers Task Force Post Interim Report
August
Public Comment
DNSO Whois Report
March
Public Comment
ICANN Evolution and Reform
February
Public Comment
Compiled Comments on Proposed Revision to Bylaws: Alignment of Directors' Terms

Public Comments Archive 2000

May
Public Comment
Proposed ICANN 2000-2001 Budget
April
Public Comment
New gTLDs/Famous Names Invited
Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy