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Voting results on proposed by-law revisions for fall 2017 business meeting - Summary

October 18, 2017

Voting results on proposed by-law revisions for fall 2017 business meeting.
Compiled by Nominations and Elections Committee Chair, Jessica Grote

Summary:

Voting opened on Monday October 2, 2017 and closed on Friday October 13th 5pmPST. A survey link with the proposed Bylaw revisions was sent to all professional category members on Monday October 2, 2017 and a reminder was sent on Thursday October 12, 2017.

At the time the voting went out on Monday October 2, 2017, we had 157 professional category members. We needed quorum (one-third) of the professional category members to cast a vote (abstentions do not count) which is 52 members. We had 66 members vote, therefore we met quorum.

We need 2/3 of those vote to be ‘yes’ in order for the by-law revision to pass. The voting results are as follows.


Vote 1: Article IV, Section 2A, 2B, 2E, 2F and 2G on pages 2-3
The total number of votes are 65. The number of votes to adopt are 43. There are 65 votes in the affirmative. There are 0 votes in the negative. There are two-thirds votes in the affirmative and this revision has been approved.


Vote 2: Article V, Section 2 on page 5
The total number of votes are 65. The number of votes to adopt are 43. There are 65 votes in the affirmative. There are 0 votes in the negative. There are two-thirds votes in the affirmative and this revision has been approved.


Vote 3: Article VIII, Section 6 and Section 10 on pages 9-10
The total number of votes are 65. The number of votes to adopt are 43. There are 64 votes in the affirmative. There is 1 vote in the negative. There are two-thirds votes in the affirmative and this revision has been approved.


Vote 4: Article IX, Sections 1-10 on pages 10-12
The total number of votes are 66. The number of votes to adopt are 44. There are 64 votes in the affirmative. There are 2 votes in the negative. There are two-thirds votes in the affirmative and this revision has been approved.


The complete posting of results can be found on the Committee Resources  under the Nominations and Election Committee or here.





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