Amendments to the Motions Approved (September 2020)

2020-10-22 21:35 Tianyu Zhao

Dear WCA Community,

After recent voting by WCA Staff Members, the proposed amendments to the Motions have been approved by a good majority. The amendment of the Motions followed Motion 13.2019.1 now called Motion 13.2020.1: Amendments of Bylaws and Motions and a summary of the included changes has been compiled below:

Motion 04.2020.1 - Board of Directors - Change WCA Staff to Voting Members.
Motion 07.2020.1 - Registered Speedcubers - Changes to match Bylaws regarding resignation of membership and current practices regarding anonymization.
Motion 08.2020.1 - Delegates - Add requirement for knowledge of WCA Policies
Motion 08.2020.2 - Trainee Delegates - Add requirement for knowledge of WCA Policies and reword tasks which they cannot do alone.
Motion 09.2020.1 - Senior Delegates - Add required approval from the Board to certain points to match current practices and clarification of regions without seniors.
Motion 10.2020.0 - Committees and Teams - Clarification regarding teams without leaders. Minor grammatical fix
Motion 10.2020.4 - Regulation Committee - Transfer of tasks which are normally handled by WQAC to the Quality Assurance Motion
Motion 10.2020.5 - Financial Committee - Add collection of dues as a responsibility of the WFC
Motion 10.2020.6 - Data Protection Committee - Minor grammatical fix
Motion 10.2020.7 - Ethics Committee - Add Registered Speedcubers as persons who must cooperate with investigations by the WEC
Motion 13.2020.1 - Amendments of Motions - Remove mention of the Bylaws to avoid contradiction with the process already outlined in the Bylaws
Motion 14.2020.1 - Amendment of Regulations - Remove arbitrary 2 week period from announcement that Regulations come into effect
Motion 16.2020.1 - Disputes - Change some “must” to “should” to match current practices
Motion 20.2020.0 - Councils - Change of submitting a message to submitting a resignation and clarification of councils without a leader