AGM Agenda 2017
10th Mar 2017
SCOTTISH PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
TO BE HELD ON SATURDAY 1st April, 2017 AT 1PM AT GRAND CENTRAL HOTEL, GLASGOW
1. President’s Introduction and Annual Review
2. Treasurer’s Accounts and Report
3. Election of Office Bearers
President: Sandra Reid
Vice President: Paul Kirkwood-Allen
Treasurer: Alison Smith
Secretary: Louis Duguid
Reelection of Anne McDowall
Election of New Members –Bilaal Shabbir and Anne Clark
4. Proposed Changes to Constitution
Change address to –
Atria One, 144 Morrison Street, Edinburgh EH3 8EX
Change the word Objects in the heading and in the first line to “objectives”.
Change the word Objects in the heading and in the first line to “objectives”.In line 4 after the word “Scotland” add a comma and the words “England and Wales”.
Add at end of paragraph:
New members joining after 1st June each year will only pay a pro-rata payment of the membership fee.
In the event that the AGM is held before the annual conference and the President is standing down that year, the takeover date for the new President will be the annual conference.
Add new point at end:
31. Law Society of Scotland RP Committee and any future name that the RP Scheme may be called
There will be a committee member elected to be the SPA representative on the Law Society RP Committee and if that committee member leaves the SPA committee then they will be required to step down from the Law Society RP Committee so that there is always a current SPA committee member on the Law Society RP Committee at all times.