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Proposed Implementation of GNSO Thick Whois Consensus Policy Requiring Consistent Labeling and Display of RDDS (Whois) Output for All gTLDs

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  1. Develop First Draft

    Ended: 9 Jan 2016

  2. Open for Comment

    Ended: 22 Jan 2016

  3. Finalize Final Draft

    Ended: 25 Jan 2016

  4. ALAC Vote

    Ended: 29 Jan 2016

  5. Submission

    Submitted: 31 Jan 2016

Submitted a Statement

Submission due: 31 Jan 2016 23:59 UTC


Purpose: The public comment proceeding seeks to obtain community input on the proposed implementation of the Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO) Thick Whois Policy Development Process (PDP) recommendation, approved by the ICANN Board, requiring the consistent labeling and display of Whois Output for all gTLDs. Current Status: The Thick Whois PDP Working Group delivered its Final Report [PDF, 1.23 MB] to the GNSO Council on 21 October 2013. The GNSO Council adopted the report and its recommendations on 31 October 2013. The ICANN Board adopted the recommendations of the Thick Whois PDP Working Group on 7 February 2014. ICANN staff, in conjunction with the Implementation Review Team (IRT) workedSee public comment in
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