Online Special General Meeting 2016-2017

Event Date

Wednesday, December 07, 2016 (All day) to Monday, February 06, 2017 (All day)

Minutes / Notes

Online Special General Meeting

Event Date

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 to Monday, February 6, 2017.

Minutes

Prepared by Nick Carter

1. Open of online voting

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016.

2. General Business - Ratification vote on motions from December’s SGM.

Motion: To ratify S16-P001 Implement Recommendations from the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples Report, 1996

Yes - 2752 (98.4%)
No - 46 (1.6%)
Abstain - 290

Outcome: S16-P001 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-P002 Rebuilding and Recognition of Original Indigenous Nations

Yes - 2665 (95.6%)
No - 123 (4.4%)
Abstain - 300

Outcome: S16-P002 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-P003 Support Indigenous Women

Yes - 2857 (97.9%)
No - 61 (2.1%)
Abstain - 170

Outcome: S16-P003 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-P004 Repudiation of the Doctrine of Discovery

Yes - 2169 (95.1%)
No- 111 (4.9%)
Abstain - 808

Outcome: S16-P004 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-P005 Indigenous Peoples’ Health Care in Canada

Yes - 2783 (97.1%)
No- 82 (2.9%)
Abstain - 223

Outcome: S16-P005 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-P013 Measures to pressure the government of Israel to preserve the two-state solution: addendum to current Middle East policy

Yes - 2392 (90.1%)
No- 264 (9.9%)
Abstain - 432

Outcome: S16-P013 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-P017 Extreme Genetic Technologies

Yes - 2032 (85.1%)
No- 355 (14.9%)
Abstain - 701

Outcome: S16-P017 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-P020 Husky Oil Spill

Yes - 2658 (97.9%)
No- 56 (2.1%)
Abstain - 374

Outcome: S16-P020 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-D001 Affirm the value of consensus based governance

Yes - 2698 (95.7%)
No- 120 (4.3%)
Abstain - 270

Outcome: S16-D001 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-D002 Affirm the democratic principle of post meeting ratification votes open to all members of the party

Yes - 2670 (97.2%)
No- 77 (2.8%)
Abstain - 341

Outcome: S16-D002 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-D010 Directive to list names of all Electoral District Associations (EDAs) under “Party Structure” on website

Yes - 2539 (98.1%)
No- 49 (1.9%)
Abstain - 500

Outcome: S16-D010 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-D015 Action to Overturn the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain and Enbridge Line 3 Pipeline Decisions and Oppose the TransCanada Energy East Pipeline

Yes - 2506 (90.5%)
No- 264 (9.5%)
Abstain - 318

Outcome: S16-D015 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-D017 Referendum

Yes - 2096 (869%)
No- 317 (13.1%)
Abstain - 675

Outcome: S16-D017 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-D018 Preferred Voting Model

Yes - 2465 (95.9%)
No- 105 (4.1%)
Abstain - 518

Outcome: S16-D018 is ratified.

Motion: To ratify S16-D019 GPC Task Force

Yes - 2390 (97.2%)
No- 70 (2.8%)
Abstain - 628

Outcome: S16-D019 is ratified.

3. Close of online voting

Monday, February 6, 2017