2008 DC/New electronics Ballot Result

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alanpowell
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2008 DC/New electronics Ballot Result

Post by alanpowell » Wed Mar 12, 2008 7:51 am

The result of the 2008 Ballot is as follows:
That the International Canoe Class should replace their current measurement rules (Appendix 2 2005) with the current development rules (Appendix 4 Jan. 2008). The AC rules remaining unchanged.
78.6% in favour. Carried by the membership
Scoring 22 block votes out of 28 cast.
That Electronic equipment, which monitors and records the heading, position and performance of the canoe is permitted. Electronic equipment used for communication must not be used during racing and must be secured in the 'off' position from te preparatory signal until the finish of the race.
96.4% against Rejected by the membership.
Scoring 27 block votes out of 28 cast.

Full details of the Rules Amendment procedure and the block vote system are on the ICF Committee webpages on this site.

alanpowell
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Post by alanpowell » Wed Mar 12, 2008 8:11 am

Apologies about an error in the Electronics mathematics. Result should read 75% against. 21 out of 28 block votes opposing.
No change to outcome.

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