AFT CT 72nd Annual Business Convention

Date: 
Sat, 05/18/2019 - 8:00am - 2:30pm
IB ImageThe state federation's 72nd annual business convention will convene promptly at 9:00AM. Registration, along with a buffet breakfast, will open at 8:00AM. The event includes votes on proposed amendments to AFT Connecticut's bylaws and constitution as well as election of the executive committee and officers (final agenda is linked below).
 
Important deadlines for convention participants (applicable documents linked below):
  • March 18 - submission of PROPOSED AMENDMENTS (other than those that are DUES RELATED) to the AFT Connecticut Constitution.
  • April 1 (postmarked) - submission of NOMINATIONS for the Joseph H. Soifer Award and the Unionist of the Year.
  • April 18 - submission of PROPOSED DUES-RELATED AMENDMENTS to the AFT Connecticut Constitution.
  • April 26 - submission of RESOLUTIONS for consideration by Convention delegates.
  • April 26 - submission of LOCAL REGISTRATION ASSISTANCE form to request subsidized registration fees.
  • May 8 - submission of certified DELEGATE and ALTERNATE credentials and GUESTS list.
  • May 14 - submission of AFT COPE RAFFLE DONATION form.
Note: local union dues to AFT Connecticut must be paid through at least March, 2019 (must be received at state federation headquarters by May 3) in order for their delegates to be seated (see additional pertinent language from the AFT Connecticut Constitution, linked below).
 
Aqua Turf Club
556 Mulberry Street
Southington, CT
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Contact name: 
Anna Mowrey
Contact phone: 
(860) 257-9782
Contact email: 
amowrey@aftct.org
Cost: 
$100 per attendee