Agenda Items

General Assembly – Thursday Nov 24th – Proposals

1. Technology work group requests the Peoples Assembly approve up to $200 dollars to purchase a bulb for a projector which has already been donated?
TABLED 

2. Process work group proposes a change to the consensus process flow?
Currently our steps are…

a) Proposal Presentations
b) Clarifying questions
c) Consensus Check
d) Discussion with Amendments

The new steps would be…

a) Proposal Presentations
b) Clarifying Questions
c) Concerns
d) Friendly Amendments
e) Consensus Check

with a time limit of 20 minutes we would have time in the agenda for 5 proposals slated and more if time permits.
PASSED

3. Propose to use some tips from the David Suzuki Foundation in our handouts at the Parade about a happy, healthy and green holiday season?

http://www.davidsuzuki.org/blogs/queen-of-green/2010/11/every-holiday-season-i-receive/
http://www.davidsuzuki.org/blogs/queen-of-green/2009/12/what-to-buy-for-the-green-hearted/

 TABLED

4.  Individual Proposal by Al

PART 1: THE PAOV by consensus hereby cancels the planned Santa Claus Parade actions(Plan A and Plan B) for Saturday November 26, 2011.

PART 2: The PAOV by consensus hereby release a simple press release stating ” THE PAOV by consensus hereby cancels the planned Santa Claus Parade actions(Plan A and Plan B) for Saturday November 26, 2011.”
TABLED

5.  Individual Proposal by Keith

Seeking endorsement from the PAOV to form a working group to explore the level of  support for organizing a walk from Victoria to Ottawa and collect priority items from regional GA’s and take them to parliament? To determine if sufficient support exists with other occupy movements to organize a major demonstration?
AMENDED
to report back in 3 weeks.
PASSED