[council] Domain Tasting PDP; Request for appointment of constituency representatives and for constituency statements
olof.nordling at icann.org
Thu Nov 1 20:10:13 UTC 2007
To the GNSO Constituency Chairs:
A PDP on domain tasting was launched through the adoption of the below
resolutions at the 31 October GNSO Council meeting. I draw your attention to
the requirements to appoint a representative of your constituency and to
submit a constituency statement on the subject matter within 35 days, i.e.
no later than 5 December 2007.
The PDP will be conducted with "a committee of the whole" and observers are
invited and welcome. A mailing list for the PDP will be established in the
Very best regards
Whereas the issues report on Domain Tasting
has been released and discussed
Whereas, the GNSO Council acknowledges the Final Outcomes Report of the ad
hoc group on Domain Tasting,
the Council hereby initiates a Policy Development Process, and pursuant to
Sections 4 and 8 of Annex A of the Bylaws,
The GNSO council resolves to initiate a PDP to address the issues set forth
in the Issues Report by Staff and in the Outcomes Report of the ad hoc group
and encourages staff to apply ICANN's fee collections to names registered
and subsequently deregistered during the add-grace period.
Whereas, the GNSO Council has resolved to initiate a Policy Development
Process on Domain Tasting, and pursuant to Sections 4 and 8 of Annex A of
the Bylaws, resolves as follows:
1. To request that each constituency appoint a representative to
solicit the constituency's views on the issues presented in the Issues
Report by Staff and in the Outcomes Report of the ad hoc group. Each such
representative is asked to submit a Constituency Statement to the ICANN
staff manager within thirty-five (35) calendar days of this resolution.
2. To request that ICANN Staff take all Constituency Statements, the
two prior reports, and other information and compile (and post on the
Comment Site) an Initial Report within fifty (50) calendar days of this
3. Thereafter, the PDP shall follow the provisions of Item 9 of
Annex A of the Bylaws, in creating a Final Report for Council.
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