ICANN Resolutions » 2005-02-18 - Approval of RegistryPro Request to Launch ING.PRO
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Board approves introduction of ING as new profession-specific second-level domain in .PRO.
John Jeffrey introduced the topic for discussion. John Klensin and Tina Dam provided additional comments. Following additional discussion, Vanda Scartezini moved for a vote on the following resolution, which was seconded by Michael D. Palage:
Whereas, on 24 January 2005, ICANN's Board authorized the President and the General Counsel to approve the proposal made by RegistryPro for the implementation of ENG.PRO.
Whereas, the .PRO Registry Agreement, Appendix L, Section 4.5, contains a procedure for implementation of new sub-trees for label signifying professional subcategories in additional languages.
Whereas, RegistryPro has submitted a request to implement ING.PRO is to signify "engineer" in additional languages, e.g. ingenieur (German ), inginieur (French), ingeniero (Spanish), and ingenieur (Dutch).
Resolved [05.06], the President and the General Counsel are authorized to approve the proposal made by RegistryPro to implement ING.PRO.
This resolution was unanimously approved by the Board, 13-0. Njeri Rionge and Peter Dengate Thrush were not present for the vote.