ICANN Resolutions » 2005-07-15 - Initiation of Review of GNSO

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2005-07-15 - Initiation of Review of GNSO


Resolution of the ICANN Board
Topic: 
GNSO Review
Summary: 

Board asks the GNSO Council to prepare a "Terms of Reference" document to guide independent reviewer in conducting a review of the GNSO.

Category: 
ICANN Structures
Meeting Date: 
Fri, 15 Jul 2005
Resolution Number: 
05.__
Status: 
Complete
Implementation Actions: 
  • Prepare a "Terms of Reference" document to guide the independent entity review of the GNSO.
    • Responsible entity: GNSO Council and ICANN staff
    • Due date: December 2005
    • Completion date: 27 October 2005
Resolution Text: 

Whereas, Article IV, Section 4 of the ICANN Bylaws provides that the ICANN Board will regularly initiate an independent review of each supporting organization and supporting organization council.

Whereas, a review of the Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO) is due to be completed in 2006.

Resolved (05.__), the ICANN Board hereby requests the GNSO Council to prepare with the ICANN staff and Board a "Terms of Reference" document to guide the independent entity an outside consultant in conducting a review of the GNSO, and present the terms of reference to the Board for adoption at the meeting in December 2005, in Vancouver, Canada.

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