District board wants to delay its business resolution

Friday, June 21, 2013

A small group of General Assembly delegates met Friday afternoon to discuss a proposed change to bylaw section C-3.1 on Member Congregations. Nathan Hollister, a member of the…

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GA swiftly adopts Article XV amendments

Sunday, June 26, 2011

General Assembly delegates voted overwhelmingly and without debate to pass a bylaw change to Article XV of the UUA bylaws, which dictates the procedure for amending other bylaws….

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Assembly reduces length of Nominating Committee terms

Saturday, June 25, 2011

Delegates to the Unitarian Universalist Association General Assembly voted Saturday to change the terms of the Nominating Committee from one six-year term to two three-year terms. The motion…

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Delegates reduce size of UUA board

Saturday, June 25, 2011

General Assembly delegates voted today to reduce the size of the Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees from 26 members to 14. The bylaw amendment also ends the…

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Board members urge ‘yes’ votes for bylaw amendments

Saturday, June 25, 2011

The Unitarian Universalist Association Board of Trustees delivered its report to the General Assembly on Saturday morning, updating delegates on its yearlong efforts to improve linakage with congregations…

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Approved: Rule update recognizing district’s new name

Saturday, June 25, 2011

General Assembly delegates at the Saturday morning plenary session approved a proposed change to Rule G-13.2.1 “Establishing Districts.” The change recognizes the recent decision made by the former…

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Business items move through mini-assembly

Thursday, June 23, 2011

A mini-assembly on three business items to come before GA delegates this week generated only a modest amount of interest Thursday. The three business items would: permit offsite…

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Delegates examine proposed changes to Article XV

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Delegates at a business mini-assembly Thursday morning at the UUA General Assembly in Charlotte, N.C., focused on a proposed bylaw change to Article XV of the UUA bylaws,…

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Final texts of GA resolutions now available

Monday, July 12, 2010

Here are the final texts of the Actions of Immediate Witness, business resolutions, and responsive resolutions adopted by the UUA’s 2010 General Assembly. Actions of Immediate Witness Clean…

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‘Green Revolution’ Resolution passes

Sunday, June 27, 2010

GA delegates voted Sunday morning to accept a proposed “Green Revolution in Religion” Business Resolution submitted by the Ballou Channing District. The resolution states, in part, that: This…

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Delegates resoundingly approve resolution on Ariz. GA

Saturday, June 26, 2010

The 2010 General Assembly has just approved the substitute business resolution that calls for a “Justice General Assembly” in Phoenix, Ariz., in 2012 “for the purposes of witnessing…

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Delegates focus debate on substitute resolution

Saturday, June 26, 2010

As delegates to the 2010 General Assembly debate a business resolution about meeting in Arizona in 2012, they have rejected a proposal to return to the original resolution…

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Revised resolution on Phoenix General Assembly 2012

Saturday, June 26, 2010

Here is the amended business resolution about the 2012 General Assembly in Arizona, which delegates will debate and vote on later this afternoon: Whereas the state of Arizona…

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Amending Rule G-9.12.6: Candidate information

Saturday, June 26, 2010

Delegates overwhelmingly approved an amendment to Rule G-9.12.6 (PDF; page 27 in the Final Agenda), which allows candidate information to be supplied to congregations electronically rather than on…

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Mini-assembly proposes going to Ariz. in 2012

Friday, June 25, 2010

There was surprising consensus at Thursday afternoon’s crowded mini-assembly about whether to boycott Phoenix as the site of the 2012 General Assembly: The vast majority of speakers favored…

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Mini-assemblies scheduled for Ariz. boycott resolution, other business

Thursday, June 24, 2010

At this morning’s plenary, UUA Moderator Gini Courter and David May, chair of the Commission on Social Witness, presented the slate of mini-assemblies that will be held over…

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