IEEE 802.15 Working Group

Letter Ballot #142
IEEE 802.15 WPAN™ Task Group 4s (TG4s)
Spectrum Resources Usage in WPAN

IEEE 802.15 Letter Ballot #142 is a vote to submit the contents of
IEEE P802-15-4s document P802.15.4s-D04.pdf to Sponsor Ballot.



OPENING OF BALLOT: Wednesday, June 21, 2017
CLOSING OF BALLOT: Thursday, July 6, 2017, at 18:00 EDT

(EDT is the time in New York City, New York, USA)


  • This is a recirculation ballot to those who were voters of record on Letter Ballot 126. Your voting
    obligation and requirements are outlined in the following document:

  • LB142 Recirculation Voting Requirements



Please read and follow these step by step instructions to complete and submit your vote on IEEE P802.15 Letter Ballot 142. 

  1. Download and read a copy of the IEEE P802.15.4s Draft D04, the IEEE P802.4s PAR, the CSD and supporting documents. You will be voting on the Draft on its technical merits, on whether it is within the scope of the PAR and whether it has met the parameters defined in the CSD.


    Supporting Documents

  1. Understand your Voting Options



    ___ DO NOT APPROVE (At least 1 comment must be marked as Yes in the "Must Be Satisfied"  column.)

    ___ ABSTAIN, Reason:__________________________________________________

  2. Voting Method

    If you have comments to submit, download P802-15-4s_Comment_Entry_Form and enter your comments. Please be sure to fill in ALL columns.

  1. Submit Your Vote by Email 

    1. You MUST submit the following information in the body of your email or your ballot will be considered invalid.

    1. AFFILIATION; you MUST declare your affiliation, in the body of the email and include the statement: "I am affiliated with [name of affiliation]" or the statement "I am not affiliated with any organization"

    2. VOTE; YES, NO or ABSTAIN due to lack of expertise, (e.g., "I vote YES.")

    3. COMMENTS; If you vote NO,  At least 1 comment must be marked as Yes in the "Must Be Satisfied"  column

      1. Attach your completed P802-15-4s_Comment_Entry_Form file to your email ballot.

  1. Email your vote. Resend if not acknowledged within 2 business days. You will not get an acknowledgement, nor will your vote be counted, if you did not include an affiliation statement and/or did not correctly complete the subject field. Please double check what you sent to ensure both were done according to instructions or your vote will continue to be ignored.



            Subject: LB142-familyName-givenName-yourVote

                   Do not leave any spaces, use a "-"

                   example: LB142-HEILE-ROBERT-YES


  1. If you have any questions on how to submit your ballot, please contact Rick Alfvin at:


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