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HD-ratio Proposal

Draft Policy Text

a. Current: "An LIR may receive an additional allocation when about eighty percent (80%) of all the address space currently allocated to it is used in valid assignments or sub-allocations."

b. New: "An LIR may receive an additional allocation when its total allocated address space usage meets the HD-Ratio value of 0.96."

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