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puffinux Add new proposal structure under "Voting"
governance_policy [2020/07/30 00:09] (current)
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 All proposals are subject to a minimum of receiving more Agree votes than Disagree votes, unless otherwise stipulated here in the governance document. All proposals are subject to a minimum of receiving more Agree votes than Disagree votes, unless otherwise stipulated here in the governance document.
  
-proposal must be posted to the general membership and remain open for 7 days. It is recommended to follow the template described below:+Before creating a proposal, all members must open a new thread on Loomio regarding the subject of the proposal and notify all other members of the cooperative.
  
- 1. **Background**: A paragraph outlining the reasons a proposal is being made+After the thread has been open for 4 days, a proposal may be made, and must be open for minimum of 3 days.
- 2. **Proposal**: A paragraph clearly describing the proposal. +
- 3. **Budget or labour cost: A paragraph outlining the resources required to achieve what is proposed. +
- 4. **Rationale**: A paragraph explaining why the proposal is good idea and what benefits we will gain if it is voted through. +
- 5. **Timeframe**: A brief description of how long the proposal is likely to take to put into action.+
  
-A summary paragraph might also be usefulto briefly sum up what members are voting for or against.+Following the results of the initial proposalfollow-up proposals regarding the same subject may be made in order to address any changes of circumstances, and must be open for a minimum of 3 days.
  
 +Failing to comply to these standards may result in the proposal being closed.
  
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 ==== IT/Technical Action Squad (Tech) ==== ==== IT/Technical Action Squad (Tech) ====
  
-Setting up and maintaining the software necessary for the web services ran by the cooperative.+Setting up and maintaining the software necessary for the web services run by the cooperative.
  
 ==== Responsibilities and limitations ==== ==== Responsibilities and limitations ====
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 ==== Amendments ==== ==== Amendments ====
  
-Any changes to this Governance Document must be subject to a proposal requiring at least 4 times as many Agree votes to Disagree votes.+Any changes to this Governance Document must be subject to a proposal requiring at least 4 times as many Agree votes to Disagree votes.
  
  
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