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Subject: Re: [BOARD-L] VOTE - Motion 01-27 Letter to membership
Date: Fri, 7 Sep 2001 19:46:26 EDT
In a message dated 9/7/2001 6:57:49 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> In the past, we have given 48 hours for discussion and then had the vote
> but then we also often had 48 hours of dead time when there was no
> discussion offered. Since officially recognizing Motion 01-27, several
> board members have agreed there is no further discussion and over close to
> 36 hours there has been no further discussion nor objection to moving on.
> Therefore, I open the vote on Motion 01-27, yes to approve the letter to be
> sent to the membership, no to disapprove the letter. The vote will continue
> until there is a clear 2/3rds majority or for 48 hours whichever comes
> first. Those who have not voted when the majority is reached may still vote
> within the 48 hour time frame to register their opinion and be counted in
> the final total.