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Tag: Constitution

BKA AGM – Some Key Decisions

The following were nominated by the 7th April deadline and elected unopposed: POSITION NOMINEE NOMINATED BY SECONDED BY NC Vice Chair Hilary Hadley 2315 Errol Blake 344 Malcolm Smalley 8100 Iaido Bucho Christopher Buxton 1627 Len Bean 163 Douglas Evans 1280 Iaido Grading Officer Judith Farncombe 3154 Douglas Evans 1280 Terry Cook 1969 Jodo Bucho […]

2010 AGM Reports & Agenda

Reports published for the 2010 AGM (pdfs): NC AGM Final Agenda Chairman’s Report Iaido and Jodobu Coaching and EMP Report Jodobu AGM – Bucho Report Jodobu AGM – Final Agenda Iaido AGM – Bucho Report Iaido AGM – Final Agenda PRO Report BKA Health & Safety Report Membership Report (added 3/5/10) DIA Report (added 3/5/10) […]

Constitutional amendments for the 2010 AGM published

Dear Members, The National Committee of the BKA would like to propose the following (see Word document download here) changes to the constitution at the AGM (Saturday, 22 May 2010). These recommendations are based on our experiences over the past year. Some of the changes are already in effect via the Special Powers given to […]

2010 AGM – Nominations received and election statements

A list of nominations received for vacant posts at the 2010 BKA AGM can be found here. Election statements for four of the candidates for posts can be downloaded as follows: National Committee Vice-Chair Iaido Bucho Iaido Grading Officer Jodo Bucho Nominations have not been received for the following posts (therefore, under 14.4.3 of the […]

Jo & Iai complaints committees formed

Membership of the complaints committees for the Iaido and Jodo Bu have been announced.  The participants are: Iai Bu Complaints Committee – Peter West, Chris Buxton, Brian Stockwell Jodo Bu Complaints Committee – Andy Watson, Val Hodges, Peter Ellis   Members should not contact the committee’s directly about complaints but should email the Complaints Officer […]

Complaints Officer Appointed

The NC has just co-opted a Complaints Officer whose job it is to be the receiving point for complaints and to advise members who are considering using the Complaints procedure.  Details of the Complaints procedure are given in the constitution here Please see Article 13: Complaints Procedures.