Pirate Congress 2019/Constitutional Amendments
Official Party Document
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Constitutional Amendment Proposals must be submitted to [email protected] before 9:00am AEST on Saturday 29 June 2019.
Proposals to change the Constitution are Special Resolutions under the NSW Associations Incorporation Act 2009.
CAP-0: Clean up the position descriptions in section 3.2
Put by: Alex Jago
Replace the contents of sub-sub-sub-sections 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52 with the contents of 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199 respectively, then remove the now-duplicate 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168 and 22.214.171.124.
Repeal sub-sub-section 3.2.7 "Registered Officer" in its entirety.
Replace 3.2.8(1) with "Three (3) Councillors will be appointed by election at the Annual National Congress to the National Council." and repeal 3.2.8(2).
Note to avoid ambiguity: all sections referred to in the motion are in Part III, section 3.2 "Positions".
In 2017 at the Emergency National Congress, we inserted a number of updated position-description clauses (as well as replacing the Registered Officer with a third Councillor). That all took effect at the middle of last year as intended. Since the old clauses are no longer operational, it is now time to remove them altogether.