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From "William A. Rowe Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] eliminate vetoes on personnel votes
Date Tue, 31 Jan 2012 17:11:16 GMT
On 1/30/2012 6:06 PM, Joe Schaefer wrote:
> It is clear that with all the turmoil of late and people
> lightly tossing around -1's that the notion of having veto
> authority over personnel matters makes little sense on this
> PMC.  Therefore I propose we adopt the policy that personnel
> votes are by straight majority consensus, iow no vetoes allowed.
> 
> I intend to offer a policy vote on this issue over the coming
> days and that vote, as with all procedural votes, is NOT subject
> to veto.

Just FTR; as a proposal to modify a policy/process which requires
consensus today, your eventual [VOTE] does require consensus to be
adopted.  You can't do an end run around the current policy with
a simple majority.

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