APTPUO News

2013 General Membership Meeting

Come to the General Meeting of your union!

Be sure to attend the APTPUO Annual Membership Meeting and Dinner:

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Jazzy Restaurant, University Centre (next to the cafeteria)

A delicious buffet dinner will be served at 5:30pm, followed, at 6:30pm, by Elections to the Board of Directors and Bargaining Committee, and other items of Association business, including the the financial audit and budget, Bargaining Committee Report, and presentation of Bylaws for ratification.

Please spread the word among your colleagues. All APTPUO members are welcome! (You are a member while you have a teaching contract and for two additional years after the end of your last contract.)

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?fromEmail=true&formkey=dG9Sb1FnNWU3UElueG9UZzJPYW1YUXc6MQ

Agenda of the meeting

  1. Introduction
  2. Adoption of the agenda
  3. Adoption of the minutes of the 23 November 2012 General Meeting
  4. Elections
  5. Report of the President
  6. Report of the Bargaining Committee
  7. Annual Budget and Audit
  8. Varia

What is a general meeting?

Members in a general meeting are the supreme body of the Association.

The general meeting has the power:

  •  to elect the executives of the Association (three positions will be contested at the 2013 GMM);
  •  to elect members of the Bargaining Committee that will bargain on your behalf with the University (the five positions will be contested at the 2013 GMM);
  •  to adopt the budget and the financial audit of the Association;
  •  to ratify any constitutional change adopted by the Board of the Association;
  •  to adopt any motion pertaining to the management of the Association.

Members are invited to look at the Constitution and the By-Laws of the Association, available here: http://aptpuo.ca/en/about/constitution-bylaws

For further information, you can contact the office of the Association.

Documents for the meeting

Documents are posted via the link below, and other documents will be added soon. Paper copies of these documents will be available to those who request them at the check-in table when you enter the Jazzy Restaurant. We have arranged for simultaneous translation of this meeting.

Documents are available here: http://aptpuo.ca/en/news/news/127-documents-aga-2013-2013-gmm