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IANA Naming Function Review: Recommendation for an IANA Naming Function Contract Amendment



  1. Phase 1. Develop First Draft
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    Ended: 3 Mar 2021

  2. Phase 2. Open for Comment
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    Ended: 15 Mar 2021

  3. Phase 3. Finalize Final Draft
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    Ended: 18 Mar 2021

  4. Phase 4. ALAC Vote
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    Ended: 22 Mar 2021

  5. Phase 5. Submission
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    Submitted: 22 Mar 2021

Submitted a Statement

Submission due: 22 Mar 2021 23:59 UTC


Purpose: This Public Comment proceeding has been opened on behalf of the ICANN organization (ICANN org) to prepare the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) Naming Function Review Team (IFRT) Final Report for ICANN Board consideration. The IFR is an evaluation of Public Technical Identifiers (PTI) performance of the IANA naming function against the contractual requirements in the IANA Naming Function ContractOpens a new window and the IANA Naming Function SOWOpens a new window. The IFR Review Team's Recommendation 4 (page 5 of the IFR Final ReportOpens a new window [PDF, 2.2MB]) calls for an amendment to Article 7, Section 7.1 (a) of the IANA Naming Function Contract. Pursuant to ICANN Bylaws ArticleSee public comment in

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