Who can move motions – revisited

My last article, “Who can move motions?”, provoked one thoughtful response which is the basis of this article.  The question discussed in that article was “Does a member who does not have a right to vote at an AGM have the right to put a motion to the AGM?”  My latest...

Who can move motions?

The general rule is that those entitled to attend a meeting as members of an organisation can speak, move and second motions, and vote.  But all is not always what it seems, as sometimes members in different categories of membership may be given differing rights –...

What should supplement a constitution

In my article, “Responsibilities of those in Governance” I mentioned the need for those governing a community organisation to be aware of what is in the organisation’s “constitutional documentation, including any policy, strategic and regulatory documents.”  Many...