English General Meeting

An English Young Liberals General Meeting shall be held on the 6th of August, immediately before the opening of Young Liberals conference.

All Young Liberals who live or study in England are entitled to attend. Entry is included and dependent on the purchase of a Federal Conference ticket.

As per Section 9.i of the Constitution of the English Young Liberals, the General Meeting shall:
  • Receive reports of the Executive;

  • Have the ability to amend the constitution, subject to a two-thirds majority of those present and voting;

  • Hear relevant motions subject to the discretion of the Chair;

  • Hold a Motion of No Confidence in members of the Executive. A two-thirds majority of those present and voting shall be required for the motion to pass.

Please note, per 11.a of the EYL Constitution, policy making powers are delegated by request to the Federal Young Liberal conference. Relevant motions may not therefore be on a matter of policy. Relevant motions include but are not limited to: business motions, such as those binding the EYL Executive to a certain action; or motions expressing a preference on matters of English Liberal Democrat internal reform, competences or processes.

The constitution of the English Young Liberals can be found here.

DEADLINES

26th July - Deadline for motions

2nd August - Deadline for amendments to motions, and deadline for constitutional amendments.  

4th August - Final agenda released.

Late motions and amendments may be accepted at the discretion of the English Young Liberals Executive.

PAPERS

WHEN
August 06, 2021 at 3:00pm - 4pm
WHERE
The Pendulum Hotel, Manchester
CONTACT
William Tench ·

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