There is a revised document describing the IETF WG rules, now out for IESG
If you are interested, please send your comments to the IESG.
The IESG has received a request from the Process for Organization of Internet StandardS ONgoing Working Group to consider IETF Working Group Guidelines and Procedures <draft-ietf-poisson-wg-guide-02.txt> as a BCP.
The IESG plans to make a decision in the next few weeks, and solicits final comments on this action. Please send any comments to the firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com mailing lists by May 4, 1998.
Files can be obtained via ftp://ftp.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-poisson-wg-guide-02.txt