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September 30, 2020 News

A Special General Meeting of UNA Members took place on September 30, 2020 from 7 to 9 p.m., for the purposes of voting on two special resolutions proposing that the current UNA Bylaws and UNA Constitution be replaced with a new set of Bylaws and Constitution. The results of the vote are as follows:

RESULTS

Special Resolution A: Bylaws

BE IT RESOLVED, as a special resolution by a majority of not less than two thirds of  the members who vote at the Special General Meeting of members of the Association, duly called and validly constituted, that the current set of Bylaws of the Association be repealed and replaced with the set of proposed Bylaws of the Association referred to in the notice of this Special General Meeting.

In Favour: 401
Opposed: 27
Total Votes: 428
Percentage (2/3 or 67% is needed to succeed): 93.7%

Outcome: Succeeds

 

Special Resolution B: Constitution

BE IT RESOLVED, as a special resolution by a majority of not less than two thirds of the members who vote at the Special General Meeting of members of the Association, duly called and validly constituted, that the current Constitution of the Association be repealed and replaced with the proposed Constitution of the Association referred to in the notice of this Special General Meeting.

In Favour: 407
Opposed: 23
Total Votes: 430
Percentage (2/3 or 67% is needed to succeed): 94.7%

Outcome: Succeeds

 

You can find the new UNA Bylaws and UNA Constitution here.

The next step for the UNA is to begin implementing the new governance documents. Stay tuned for more information in the coming weeks.

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