ICANN Resolutions » 2005-10-12 - Review of the GNSO Recommendation to Modify ICANN's Bylaws

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2005-10-12 - Review of the GNSO Recommendation to Modify ICANN's Bylaws

Resolution of the ICANN Board
Openness and Transparency in ICANN Bylaws

Board directs General Counsel to analyze the GNSO's recommendation to modify the Bylaws in the areas of openness and transparency and to propose final wording for a Bylaws amendment after a public comment period.

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Meeting Date: 
Wed, 12 Oct 2005
Resolution Number: 
Overtaken By Events
Implementation Actions: 
  • Submit final proposed Bylaws amendment for public comment then to Board for approval.
    • Responsible entity: General Counsel
    • Due date: None provided
    • Completion date: Overtaken by events
Resolution Text: 

Whereas, the Board has received a request from the Council of the Generic Names Supporting Organization regarding possible changes to the ICANN Bylaws intended to enhance the openness and transparency of ICANN's operations.

Resolved (05.89) the Board directs the General Counsel to analyze the request, to seek any necessary clarification from the GNSO on the substance of the proposal, and to return to the Board with final proposed wording for an amendment to the Bylaws, subject to the usual public comment period for proposed Bylaws changes.

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