Author Archives: Ben Aveling

Administrative Committee Ballot Report.

The Administrative Committee, commonly known simply as Admin, has 36 members. Of these, 18 are elected by Affiliated Unions’ Delegates, and 18 by Rank and File Delegates and assorted others, such as the Parliamentary Party, but also the chairs and … Continue reading

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Make a difference. Vote Independent!

At State Conference this weekend, there will be the following ballots. If you have a vote, use it to make a difference. Vote for an Independent. Rules Committee (9 to elect) Fiona Seaton Left Anthony D’Adam Left Farid Ahmed Right … Continue reading

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Nominations close Friday

If you think the NSW ALP is working just fine for its members, you don’t need to read this. Continue reading

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Motions to be considered by Rules Committee

Just a heads up that over the next few days and weeks, I’ll be sharing some of the motions that are going to be considered by the Rules Committee. I’d appreciate your comments on which motions are worthy of support, … Continue reading

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Reminder all branch secretaries, FEC secretaries, SEC secretaries: you have until Friday to submit Rule changes and Policy changes.

This is a reminder to all branch secretaries, FEC secretaries, and SEC secretaries: you have until Friday to submit your proposed rules changes and policy changes. For an anonymised list of proposed rule changes, see Rules_Motions_2017-drop_1. Only the motions that … Continue reading

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Rules Committee to meet this Wednesday

The first meeting of the Rules Committee since last conference will be this coming Wednesday. As yet, I don’t know much about what will be on the agenda. I’ll keep you as informed as I can. If there’s something you’d … Continue reading

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A smaller Administrative Committee? Yes. But not yet.

There was one amendment to the Rules Report. I don’t have the exact wording. Basically, it was agreed that there would be a couple of people tasked with deciding the size of Admin, and that National Exec would be used … Continue reading

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