December 2006

Governance Task Force Interim Report

Convocation approved recommendations of the Governance Task Force to improve procedures for the Treasurer's election. The recommendations deal with electronic voting, the nomination process, the voter's list and breaking a tie. Convocation also approved a recommendation to create a process by which certain matters may be placed on Convocation's agenda. The by-laws will be amended at a future Convocation to reflect the changes.

Governance Task Force interim report

Appointments

New bencher Avvy Go was appointed to the Equity and Aboriginal Issues Committee and the Access to Justice Committee.

Benchers James Caskey, Carole Curtis, Anne Marie Doyle, Laura Legge and Julian Porter were appointed to the Law Society Medal/Lincoln Alexander Award Committee.

Benchers Carole Curtis, Anne Marie Doyle, Laura Legge and Julian Porter were appointed to the LL.D. Advisory Committee.

Motion

Equity and Aboriginal Issues Committee report

The Equity and Aboriginal Issues Committee report was referred back to the committee.