Public Comment

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Name: At-Large Advisory Committee (ALAC) Policy staff in support of the At-Large Community
Date:26 May 2023
Summary of Attachment

Please find attached (PDF) the ALAC Statement on the Bylaws Amendments and Documents to Implement the NomCom2 Review.

Kind Regards,

ICANN Policy Staff in support of the At-Large Community

Summary of Submission

At a high level, overall, the At-Large Community and the At-Large Advisory Committee (ALAC) are supportive of the

1. Change proposed by the NomCom2 Review to define Unaffiliated Board Members (i.e., Directors). 

2. Granting of voting rights to the current non-voting delegates so that all delegates are treated equally. 

3. Creation of a NomCom Standing Committee to provide continuity across annual NomCom cycles and to build the institutional memory of the NomCom. 

4. Change to Article 12 in the ICANN Bylaws. 

Enclosed are the ALAC’s complete responses to the questions posed by the proceeding.