Libertarian Party of Michigan
Spring National Delegate Selection State Convention
Eberhard Center, Grand Rapids
March 14, 2020
Registration 8:00 AM
Morning session (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM)
Luncheon Break (12:00 PM -1:00 PM)
Afternoon session (1:00 PM – 5:00 PM)
Meeting of the Libertarian Executive Committee immediately following convention
Dinner (6:00 PM)
Awards (7:00 PM)
Keynote Speaker: Shikha Dalmia, Senior Analyst, Reason Foundation (7:30 PM)
2020 LIBERTARIAN PARTY OF MICHIGAN
National Delegate Selection Convention
March 14, 2020
Eberhard Center – Grand Rapids
Rule 1. The Credentials Committee, directly after the opening of the first business meeting, shall report the number of delegates registered as present with proper credentials, and will make a supplementary report at the beginning of each session that business continues.
Rule 2. The success or failure of any motion will be based on the number of delegates present and voting on that question.
Rule 3. To facilitate identification in the assembly hall, delegates are required to wear the badge issued by the Credentials Committee upon registration
Rule 4. No member may speak in debate more than once on the same question on the same day, or longer than two minutes, without permission of the convention granted by a two-thirds vote without debate; except as outlined in these rules under Committee of the Whole.
Rule 5. A motion to divide in exception to the decision of the Chair on any vote shall require 10 members to stand for such count to occur.
Rule 6. The following rule applies to the nomination and election of national convention delegates and alternates:
Rule 7. The Convention will adjourn at 5:00 pm unless 2/3rds of the delegates vote to extend.
Rule 8. All motions, resolutions, reports and other material for the permanent record or printed proceedings must be typed hand-printed, or electronically submitted and immediately on presentation, be given to the Recording Secretary.
Rule 9. The rules contained in the current edition of Robert’s Rules of Order Newly Revised will govern the convention in all cases to which they are applicable unless such rule conflicts with the bylaws of the Libertarian Party of Michigan or these standing rules.