The election of
Regional Directors must be completed before December 31, 2019 in each of the BC
Liberal Party’s 12 regions throughout the province. The Regional Director is a
volunteer role elected by Party members.
WHAT ARE THE DUTIES
OF A REGIONAL DIRECTOR?
coordinate the work of all Riding Associations and other entities of the Party
in the region;
report on the region at meetings of the Party Executive and the Provincial
communicate decisions of the Party Executive and the Provincial Council to the
Riding Associations and other entities of the Party in the region; and
ensure that there is an active Riding Association in each electoral district.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO
BE ELECTED AS A REGIONAL DIRECTOR?
person must be a member of the BC Liberal Party, residing in the region to be
represented by the Regional Director.
or before August 29, 2019 at 5:00 PM, deliver to the Party President or the
written nomination signed by at least 25 Members, representing at least two of
the ridings in the region to be represented by the Regional Director (as set
out in Schedule A); and;
completed candidate questionnaire.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO
VOTE FOR A REGIONAL DIRECTOR?
member of the Party is eligible to vote for a Regional Director seeking
election in the region in which such member resides.
only one Member submits a nomination seeking election for Regional Director in
a particular region by Thursday, August 29th, 2019 at 5:00 PM (the “Nomination
Deadline”), then such person will be acclaimed as the Regional Director for
following election process will take place in regions where two or more
eligible candidates exists:
President will deliver to Presidents of the Riding Associations that comprise
the region in which a Regional Director is to be elected a notice of the
election of the Regional Director (the “Notice of Regional Director Election”).
The Notice of Regional Director Election will provide details of the locations,
dates, times, and manner of the election of the Regional Director as approved
by the President, in consultation with the Riding Associations affected.
Headquarters will post the Notice of Regional Director Election on the Party’s
website and will transmit the same by email to Members residing in the region
in which an election of a Regional Director is to take place.
election of Regional Directors for a particular region will take place no
earlier than 21 days after the date on which the Notice of Regional Director
Elections is sent by email to Members of the affected Riding Associations.
President will appoint returning officers for the elections of Regional
votes by Members for a Regional Director will be weighed so that each Riding
Association in the region will have equal input in the election of the Regional
Director representing their region.
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