Resolutions endorsed at the Spring 2009 Convention are now expiring.  The Fall 2011 Advocacy Report Card provided the last update on the following resolutions:

1-09S Suggested Changes to the Municipal Government Act in Regards to Annexation and Section 690 (Intermunicipal Disputes) Appeals
2-09S Wind Turbines on Government Lease Land
4-09S Expansion of Local Road Bridge Program
5-09S Critically Needed Dependable Operational Government Funding for STARS
7-09S Funding for New Pavement of Provincial Highways
8-09S Provincial Responsibility for Fires on Occupied Lands
9-09S Amendment to the Local Authorities Election Act to Extend the Terms for Municipal Office for Future Municipal General Elections
11-09S Elected Officials Education Program
12-09S Member Involvement in Advocacy
13-09S National Energy Board Pipeline Re-Classification
14-09S Amend Section 534 of the Municipal Government Act to Include Regional Services Commissions
15-09S Acceptance of the Report – Building a Highway Network: Who Pays for Highway Improvement as a Result of Development

Expired resolutions no longer form part of the AAMDC’s active advocacy. However, when issues or consultation opportunities arise, all relevant resolutions are considered whether they are expired or active.

Members can bring issues back for active advocacy through the resolution process as outlined in the AAMDC’s policy found here.

Enquiries may be directed to:

Tasha Blumenthal
Policy Analyst

Kim Heyman
Director, Advocacy & Communications

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