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After receiving feedback on the first version of the proposal during RIPE 55, in this second version of the proposal, two contractual relationship possibilities are outlined for End Users that are wishing to receive direct assignments. It is proposed that End Users can either have a contract with a sponsoring LIR or with the RIPE NCC directly.

This second version also argues that the proposal covers all non PA address space maintained in the RIPE Database, including address space marked as Early Registration (ERX). In other words, the proposal, if accepted, will be retroactively applied to all the PI address space.

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