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Parliamentary Procedure Made Easy

Monday, November 27, 2017 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

“Parliamentary Procedure Made Easy” - FREE
Parliamentary procedure is a term that many believe is limited to government associations; however, corporations, nonprofits, faith based organizations, schools, civic clubs, etc. all use parliamentary procedure to conduct business meetings. The courts have held that these organizations are subject to the principles of parliamentary law if they do not have procedural policies of their own. As a result, ignoring or incorrectly applying parliamentary procedure can lead to embarrassment and lawsuits. This presentation will include the following:
1. Parliamentary Procedure-Its Purpose, Use, and General Principles
2. Transacting Business at a Meeting
3. Summary of Steps in Handling a Motion
4. Types of Motions-Definitions, Examples and Precedence of Motions
5. Other Rules Governing the Consideration of Motions
6. Tips on Parliamentary Procedure
7. Committees and Elections
This seminar will make reference throughout the presentation on the role of the moderator/chairperson/president. Sam Gore, Resource Specialist and Member of the American Institute of Parliamentarians will present this informative seminar. Whether you are a chairperson, board member, or a person who regularly attends public meetings, you will find this seminar to be invaluable. Make plans now to attend this seminar before your next meeting. Please register for this seminar by clicking the register button above. If you do not have internet access, call 910-272-3631 to register. Walk-ins are welcome as space allows.
M 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm 11/27/17 WDC Sam Gore

Speaker(s): Sam Gore


Fee: Free

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Phone: 910-272-3631
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5160 Fayetteville Road, Lumberton, NC 28358
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