I vote Approve.
Robert D. Love
President, LAN Connect Consultants
Circle Raleigh, NC 27615
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----- Original Message -----
Sent: Tuesday, September 26, 2000 10:31
Subject: Rules change ballot; addition of
Procedure 10: communication with government bodies
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
Dear SEC and 802 members
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
o IEEE 802 position statements
- All communications with
government bodies shall be approved by the Executive Committee prior to
- 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 years.
o Working group
- 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
o Informal communications are encouraged but should not imply that
they are a formal position of the IEEE 802 or of the working group
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
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.
Project 802 LMSC Vice