TRUFA 2018 AGM Elections and Extraordinary Resolutions Vote

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership – April 2018
April 16, 2018
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TRUFA 2018 AGM Elections and Extraordinary Resolutions Vote

Attendance for this year’s Annual General Meeting, April 24, 2018 was 148 in Kamloops and 10 in Williams Lake totaling 158.

Click here to view the election results held at the AGM. A call for nominations for vacant positions that still need filling will be sent out within a few days, as well as electronic elections that need conducting within a Faculty/School/constituent group.

At the end of the AGM it was announced that the results of the vote for the two (2) Extraordinary Resolutions would also be sent out to the membership—see below for that information:

Extraordinary Resolutions:

Members had to sign in at the AGM to receive ballots for the 2 Extraordinary Resolutions being voted on. For anyone who participated in the ‘advance polling’ and attended the AGM in person, their names were listed and highlighted as previously receiving ballots and were not allowed ballots at the AGM to vote a second time. However, not everyone who received ballots at the AGM for the 2 Extraordinary Resolutions cast their vote.

Extraordinary Resolution #1 :

YES votes: 125 (83%)
NO votes: 25 (17%)
Spoiled: 1
Total valid ballots cast – 150
Extraordinary Resolutions need two-thirds vote to pass – Vote PASSED

Extraordinary Resolution #2 :

YES votes: 142 (87%)
NO votes: 21 (13%)
Spoiled: 0
Total valid ballots cast – 163
Extraordinary Resolutions need two-thirds vote to pass – Vote PASSED