For Members

World Service Business Convention 2021 Motions


There will be nine motions on the agenda. Eight were proposed by an intergroup, chapter, or WSI Committee. One was submitted by the World Service Board. It did not require a vote by WSC Members to be added to the agenda (per FA-WSI Bylaws Article VIII, section 3(f)). 

Click on the short name of the motion in the table below to review each motion.

Short Name of Motion

Intention

Type of Motion

Submitted by

Adding Any Type Of Virtual Meeting To modify the definition of an FA meeting group to enable groups to use any venue preferred. Bylaws change Eastern Area Intergroup
Adding Only Video-Conferencing Meetings To modify the definition of an FA meeting group to include video-conferencing as an acceptable venue. Bylaws change Maine Chapter
Virtual Format and Guidelines To implement standards and format if the definition of an FA meeting group is changed. Continuing Effect Motion Eastern Area Executive Board
Intellectual Property To expand permission for intellectual property, Bylaws change WSI Bylaws Committee
Special Meetings To refine and delineate special meeting. Bylaws change WSI Bylaws Committee
Removing Literature To establish that only the Conference can remove FA Conference-approved literature. Bylaws change WSI Literature Committee 
“Just for Today” Card To modify the “Just for Today” card Continuing Effect Motion WSI Literature Committee 
Adopting New Pamphlet To adopt a new pamphlet called “Overweight? Obese? Overeating? There is a Solution.” Continuing Effect Motion WSI Literature Committee 
Registering Meetings To establish that all FA meeting groups must be registered with an intergroup. Bylaws change World Service Board
 
 
For questions about the motions or the voting process at the convention, contact bylaws@foodaddicts.org