RE: Rules change ballot; addition of Procedure 10: communication with government bodies
I disapprove the addition of procedure 10. If the comments from Tony are
implemented I can change my vote to yes.
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> From: Paul Nikolich[SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: 27 September 2000 4:31 AM
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: Rules change ballot; addition of Procedure 10: communication
> with government bodies
> Dear SEC,
> This is a reminder to those who haven't cast their ballot to do so. The
> ballot closes October 6. (Remember, the lack of a vote will count as a
> disapprove. So far I have responses from Carlo, Jeffree and Thompson)
> --Paul Nikolich
> Dear SEC and 802 members
> At the July 2000 plenary the 802 Sponsor Executive Committee (SEC) agreed
> to initiate a rules change ballot to add Procedure 10 in our operating
> "Procedure 10 PROCEDURE FOR COMMUNICATION WITH GOVERNMENT BODIES
> o IEEE 802 position statements
> - All communications with government bodies shall be approved by the
> Executive Committee prior to release.
> - All communications shall be sent under the signature of the LMSC
> Chair as the position of IEEE 802 (stated in the first paragraph) and
> shall be copied to the SEC and the IEEE SA Standards Board Secretary
> and shall be posted on the IEEE 802 web site and reviewed after 5
> o Working group position statements
> - All communications with government bodies shall be approved by a
> majority of the working group and shall reviewed by the Executive
> Committee prior to release.
> - All communications shall be sent under the signature of the
> Working group Chair(s) as the position of the working group(s)
> (stated in the first paragraph) and shall include the LMSC Chair in the
> communication distribution list.
> o Incoming liaison letters to Executive Committee members shall be sent,
> as a minimum to the LMSC Chair.
> o Informal communications are encouraged but should not imply that they
> are a formal position of the IEEE 802 or of the working group
> o Proposed position statements that need to be authored by other IEEE
> entities shall be approved by the SEC and forwarded to the IEEE SA
> Standards Board Secretary for further processing."
> The official SEC ballot period will open on August 8, 2000 5pm EDT and
> close on October 6, 2000 5pm EDT.
> As a member of IEEE Project 802 you are encouraged to carefully review the
> proposed rule changes and ask questions of, or forward any comments to me
> or any other representative on the LMSC SEC well before the closure of the
> SEC ballot. SEC members will carefully consider your comments and
> suggestions as part of the balloting process.
> Paul Nikolich
> IEEE Project 802 LMSC Vice Chair