[gnso-ppsc-wg] GNSO Council resolutions 13 January
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- Subject: [gnso-ppsc-wg] GNSO Council resolutions 13 January
- From: Glen de Saint Géry <Glen@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2011 08:04:04 -0800
For your information the following motion was passed by the GNSO Council at
its meeting on Thursday, 13 January 2011.
Thank you very much.
Motion to Acknowledge the Receipt of the GNSO Working Group Guidelines and
Initiate a Public Comment Period
WHEREAS, in October 2008, the GNSO Council established a framework (see GNSO
Council Improvement Implementation Plan;
for implementing the various GNSO Improvements identified and approved by the
ICANN Board of Directors on 26 June 2008
WHEREAS, that framework included the formation, in January 2009, of two
Steering Committees, the Operations Steering Committee (OSC) and the Policy
Process Steering Committee (PPSC), to charter and coordinate the efforts of
five community work teams in developing specific recommendations to implement
WHEREAS, the PPSC established two work teams, including the Working Group Work
Team (WG WT), which was chartered to develop a new GNSO Working Group Model
that improves inclusiveness, improves effectiveness, and improves efficiency;
WHEREAS, the WG WT completed its deliberations and forwarded the GNSO Working
Group Guidelines to the PPSC on 1 November 2010;
WHEREAS, the PPSC reviewed and approved the GNSO Working Group Guidelines on 20
and forwarded the report to the GNSO Council on 1 January 2011 ;
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT:
RESOLVED that the GNSO Council acknowledges receipt of the GNSO Working Group
Guidelines as delivered by the PPSC and directs ICANN Staff to commence a
twenty-one (21) day public comment period on the GNSO Working Group Guidelines.
RESOLVED FURTHER that the GNSO Council shall take action on the GNSO Working
Group Guidelines as soon as possible after the end of the public comment period.
RESOLVED FURTHER that the GNSO Council recommends that a concise summary of the
WG Guidelines be drafted by ICANN Staff, following approval of the GNSO Working
Guidelines by the GNSO Council, in order to serve as a primer to the full
document for potential WG members. The summary should be approved by the PPSC
before being submitted to the GNSO Council.
Glen de Saint Géry