Voting Procedures

Cooperatives October 17, 2012|Print

Authors: Phil Kenkel, Oklahoma State University,, and Bill Fitzwater,
Oklahoma State University

The following is a general summary of parliamentary law regarding the basic methods of voting. Of course, a board of directors can choose any method of voting that it feels is appropriate and fair under the circumstances, but the following are generally accepted voting methods.

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