Rules revision decisions

Conference decisions for Rules Revision conference 2016 as follows

Motion 1 – not carried
Motion 2 – carried
Motion 3 – carried. Branches will now be supplied with minutes form the NEC, T&FS and PEB meeting.
Motion 4 – carried
Motion 5 – not carried. Motion original accepted by NEC but acceptance was challenged.
Motion 6 – carried unanimously
Motion 7 – carried unanimously
Motion 8 – carried. The number of seats on the youth advisory committee will be increased from 10 to 20
Motion 9 – fell to 8
Motion 10 – fell to 8
Motion 11 – not carried
Motion 12 – not carried
Motion 13 – timed out
Motion 14 – not carried. Heavy debate for objection from different branches not to increase the death grant from £758 to £900. Objection was due to a proposed 21% increase being unsustainable in our union which has an ageing and decreasing membership.
Motion 15 – timed out

There ended the morning session of Rules.

Motion 16 – carried
Motion 17 – carried
Motion 18 – carried
Motion 19 – carried
Motion 20 – not carried
Motion 21 – carried
Motion 22 – carried
Motion 23 – carried
Motion 24 – carried
Motion 25 – carried
Motion 26 – not carried
Motion 27 – carried
Motion 28 – carried
Motion 29 – withdrawn after debate
Motion 30 – not carried
Motion 31 – withdrawn
Motion 32 – withdrawn
Motion 33 – withdrawn
Motion 34 – card vote – carried, breakdown below
Postal – yes 68217, no 36999, abstentions 857
T &FS – yes 26755, no 25320, abstentions 0
Both constituencies had more than a 50% majority vote therefore the motion was carried
Motion 35 – withdrawn
Motion 36 – carried
Motion 37 – carried
Motion 38 – carried
Motion 39 – carried
Motion 40 – carried
Motion 41 – carried
Due to being ahead of time conference carried on with motion that had been timed out
Motion 13 – carried
Motion 15 – carried

There ended 2016 Rules Revision conference.

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