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To: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>
From: Roy Bamford <neddyseagoon@g.o>
Subject: Re: Bylaws question - 4.4 Continuation of membership: Loss of interest
Date: Tue, 02 Sep 2008 23:26:27 +0100
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On 2008.09.03 00:12, Robin H. Johnson wrote:
> Per the adopted bylaws:
> > Section 4.4. Continuation of Membership
> ...
> > Loss of interest in the foundation shall be signalled by failure to
> > return a ballot in two successive Trustee elections  
> 
> Is this retroactive on all previous foundations members that have not
> voted in the last two Trustee elections?
> 
> -- 
> Robin Hugh Johnson
> Gentoo Linux Developer & Infra Guy
> E-Mail     : robbat2@g.o
> GnuPG FP   : 11AC BA4F 4778 E3F6 E4ED  F38E B27B 944E 3488 4E85
> 
Robin,

No. They are 'Grandfathered' it applies to elections going forward.
We had to have something to remove inactive members, or eventually, 
members meetings could never become quorate.

The first reduction in membership under this rule will occur following 
the Feb. 2010 elections, thats two elections from now.

- -- 
Regards,

Roy Bamford
(NeddySeagoon) a member of
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