Category: ABC Proposals & Ballot Prep

Thank you for taking an interest in the ABC Proposal/Ballot process.

Our Mission:  The Ballot Prep Committee (BPC) oversees the Proposal and Ballot process – educating the fellowship, calling for proposals, offering feedback, drafting analysis with the Board, encouraging translations, compiling a Ballot, eliciting the vote and comments, and tallying and announcing the results.

Committee membership: Jim B - Chair and Board Liaison (Florida), Jim R (New York), and Mary Jo L (Illinois)
Committee Email address: [email protected]
Committee meetings:  Thursdays at 2 pm ET. Our schedule varies depending on the time of the year and the workload.

Ballot Proposal Voting

  • A letter announcing the ABC Ballot was emailed to all registered groups on January 8th 2022
  • Voting will be opened on February 15 - Links to complete the voting will sent in an email and will also be posted here at that time.
  • Town Halls to hear more about the Proposals on the Ballot will be held on the two dates below. A schedule of which Proposals will be discussed at each will be posted the week before the first Town Hall.
  1. Saturday, January 22nd, 9pm ET Town Hall One to discuss Proposals 1 through 7- Details
  2. Sunday, January 30th, 10am ET Town Hall Two to discuss Proposals 8 through 13- Details

During this month before voting opens, your group can begin to discuss the Proposals on the Ballot.  Copies of the Ballot Proposals are available in three languages and can be downloaded below.  A huge Thank You to the Polish and Swedish translation groups for doing this work.

  • Click HERE for the English Language Ballot
  • Click HERE for the Polish Language Ballot
  • Click HERE for the Swedish Language Ballot

If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected]


On another note:  if working with documentation is one of  your strong suits, we can always use new members on our Committee.  Email us.