October General Membership Meeting

CUPW Edmonton Local

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

Sunday Oct 14th 2018

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Union Office

18121 – 107 Ave. Edmonton

Agenda

Floor Nomination/Election – Chief Steward of Wickets & Affiliates – April 2019

5.14 In the Event of a Vacancy on the Executive Committee, a replacement will be elected at a General Membership Meeting no later than Eights (8) weeks following the date the resignation is received.

5.15 Election of Officers shall be the first order of business at the Election Meeting. The normal business of the April General meeting may proceed while ballots are counted, with the exception that items of “New Business” other than excusing members from meetings and waiving of dues, “Unfinished Business” and “Elections” still may not proceed until the members and alternates of the Committee have finished their work.

5.16 For all other elections not specifically provided for in these By-laws, the following procedures will apply:

5.16.1 Notice for election must form part of the General Meeting notice. 5.16.2 Candidates and their nominators must be members-in-good standing.

5.16.3 In the event that a member nominated is not present at the time of the election, he/she must have indicated, in writing their willingness to stand for election. This procedure shall be noted on the notice of the General Meeting.

Committee & Delegate Elections

Executive Reformation Committee: 9 core members (no more than 3 executive & 6 members from the floor. As well as equal representation specifically between, RSMC’s, Letter Carriers, members from the EMPP.)  (5 have been chosen so far, 2 executives and 1 each from RSMC, Letter Carrier and EMPP)

By-Laws Committee 2 alternates (to Feb 2020) 

Education Committee 1 member (to Nov 2018)

Election Committee 2 alternates (to Dec 2018)

Environment Committee 5 members (to May 2019) 

Human Rights Committee 1 members (to May 2019)

First Nation Sub-Committee 1 members (to May 2019)

Organizing Committee 2 members (to Sept 2018)

Social Committee 4 members (to Nov 2018)

Temp Rights Committee 2 members (to Mar 2019)

Trustee Committee 2 members (to Sep 2019)

In the event that a member nominated is not present at the time of election, he/she must have indicated, in writing in advance, their willingness to stand for election.