From Our Officers:
Bylaw Amendment Addition
Adding Ballet Box Amendment for shops located 100 miles or more, will be voted on at the next union meeting (February 10th, 2015).
Satellite shops located 100 miles or more from the Local Union, shall be allowed to vote on such changes by utilizing the following procedure, The Local Union President shall appoint a chairperson to present the proposed bylaw changes to the members at the Satellite location, each member present shall be allowed to vote by secret ballot, which shall then be deposited in a sealed ballot box provided by the Local Union. The Local Union shall also provide a checklist of members in good standing along with the ballot to be used in the voting. The chairperson shall be responsible for returning the sealed ballot box and checklist back to the Local Union in advance of the second Local Union meeting. All ballots shall be counted at the second Local Union meeting. This process shall only be used for bylaw changes.
First reading for additional amendments will follow the vote.