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
Type of Motion
|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|