BIPs bitcoin improvement proposals

132 - Committee-based BIP Acceptance Process

<pre> BIP: 132 Title: Committee-based BIP Acceptance Process Author: Andy Chase <theandychase@gmail.com> Comments-Summary: No comments yet. Comments-URI: https://github.com/bitcoin/bips/wiki/Comments:BIP-0132 Status: Withdrawn Type: Process Created: 2015-08-31 License: PD </pre> == Abstract == The current process for accepting a BIP is not clearly defined. While [https://github.com/bitcoin/bips/blob/master/bip-0001.mediawiki BIP-0001] defines the process for writing and submitting a Bitcoin Improvement Proposal to the community it does not specify the precise method for which BIPs are considered accepted or rejected. This proposal sets up a method for determining BIP acceptance. This BIP has two parts: * It sets up a '''process''' which a BIP goes through for comments and acceptance. The Process is: ** BIP Draft ** Submitted for comments (2 weeks) ** Waiting on opinion (2 weeks) ** BIP becomes either Accepted or Deferred * It sets up '''committees''' for reviewin...