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Next-Generation gTLD Registration Directory Services to Replace WHOIS Preliminary Issue Report

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  • 1. Develop First Draft

    Ended: 24 Aug 2015

  • 2. Open for Comment

    Ended: 31 Aug 2015

  • 3. Finalize Final Draft

    Ended: 1 Sep 2015

  • 4. ALAC Vote

    Ended: 5 Sep 2015

  • 5. Submission

    Submitted: 6 Sep 2015

Submitted a Statement

Submission due: 6 Sep 2015 23:59 UTC


Purpose: This public comment proceeding seeks to obtain community input on the new Preliminary Issue Report concerning Next-Generation gTLD Registration Directory Services (RDS) to Replace WHOIS. Current Status: This new Preliminary Issue Report on a next-generation RDS to replace WHOIS is posted for public comment and submitted to the GNSO Council in response to a request received from the ICANN Board, pursuant to a Resolution during a meeting of the ICANN Board on 26 April, 2015. Next Steps: Following review of public comments received on this report, the Staff Manager will update the Issue Report as appropriate to reflect both public comments and any changes the EWG Process Working...See public comment in
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