Libertarian Chat

2019 March

Discussion started on Rules Committee

610 a & b have been adopted as amended for referral to the executive committee. 

S.R.
Article IV Election of Officers, Directors, Candidates

(1)
All Persons seeking party office, delegates to the national convention and nominees for the Florida Libertarian party slate of presidential electors must affirm the Non-aggression Principle and be registered to vote as Libertarians with the Florida Division of Elections.
(2)
a) All candidates for public office who seek to address the delegation at the annual business meeting must notify the secretary of their intention to run by e-mail or in writing no later than 45 days prior to the annual business meeting.
    b) All Persons seeking party office who plan not to attend the annual business meeting must notify the secretary of their intention to run by e-mail or in writing no later than 14 days prior to the annual business meeting to be credentialed.
    c) Persons seeking party office and intending to attend the annual business meeting should notify the secretary of their intention to run by e-mail or in writing at least 14 days prior to the annual business meeting to document their intent to serve in case of their unexpected absence at the time of their nomination.
d) Timely submission of the annual business meeting registration form, which shall include notice of nomination(s) sought,  shall suffice to convey intent.
e) Nominee eligibility and intent to serve is established by attending nominee's presentation of their delegate credentials, their name listed either on the secretary's list of credentialed candidates for party office, or the secretary's list of credentialed delegates in conjunction with an expression of intent as described in this section.
Section 3.
Delegates and Alternates to the National Convention of the Libertarian Party not otherwise
elected at an LPF State Convention shall be approved by the LPF Chair and the LPF Secretary
to be credentialed as delegates and alternates. Members of the LPF EC may be credentialed as
EX Officio Delegates at any time. All delegates and alternates must be registered to vote as
Libertarians in Florida and be members of the LPF.


Section 4.
Notice of all party meetings shall be provided and include the time, date, and place (or
telephone conference number, internet URL, and login information where applicable) at least
fourteen (14) days prior to the meeting date. Notice of meetings, including the above referenced
information, shall be published on the official Libertarian Party of Florida website at
https://docs.lpf.org/ at least fourteen (14) days prior to the meeting date.
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Section 5.
In a presidential election year, the Executive Committee shall nominate presidential electors
equal to the total number of U.S. Representatives and Senators in the State of Florida. The list
of presidential elector nominees shall be presented to the Governor prior to September 1st, or
as required by law.


Section 6.
All committee seats apportioned to Florida by the Libertarian National Committee shall be filled
by current LPF registered voters who are Members of the Florida Libertarian Party and who are
also members of the National Party with appointment by the state chair and confirmation by the
state executive committee. Appointees may be recalled by majority vote of the full state
executive committee.
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