CWA Local 1122
Officers and Members of the Executive Board
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
1830 Abbott Rd.
Dinner is served at 5pm
Meeting will begin at 6pm
NOMINATIONS will be declared to fill the following Offices
Executive Vice President
Area Vice President North
Area Vice President South
Area Vice President East
Area Vice President West
Nominations will only be accepted from the floor mike
Terms of Office … January 1, 2015 thru December 31, 2017
ARTICLE XIV - NOMINATION AND ELECTION OF LOCAL OFFICERS, AND
MEMBERS OF EXECUTIVE BOARD
Section 1 - Nominations
(A) Local Officers and Executive Board members shall be nominated in the month of October of each election year.
(B) The nomination of a person for the office of President shall also constitute the nomination of the same person as a delegate to CWA Conventions held during his term of office for which the election is being conducted.
(C) The nomination of a person for the office of Executive Vice President shall also constitute the nomination of the same person as a delegate to CWA Conventions held during his term of office for which the election is being conducted.
(Note) The Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959 requires, in connection with nominations, reasonable notice of the office to be filled, and the time, place and proper form of submitting nominations. Such notice must be given in a manner reasonably calculated to inform all members in good standing and in sufficient time to permit such members to nominate the candidates of their choice. It is suggested that fifteen (15) days would meet the time requirements for such notice.
Nominations may be made (1) at a membership meeting, (2) by a nominating committee, with the right to also nominate from the floor, or (3) by petition.
Section 4 - General Provisions
(A) The nominee in any election receiving the majority of the votes cast shall be declared elected. If no one nominee has a majority on the first ballot, the vote shall be taken again and the two nominees having the greatest number of votes on the first ballot shall be nominees on the second ballot. Write-in votes shall not be allowed for any election of a local officer or delegate who is unopposed at the time of nominations. The Secretary-Treasurer shall cast one ballot to elect unopposed candidates.
(B) Only members of the Local in good standing shall be eligible to vote or hold office.
(C) The term of office shall be for three (3) years.
(D) The officers shall take office January 1st of the subsequent year.