Independence and reasoned analysis | The justification for these multi-member bodies is that they are independent because they have members from different political parties and backgrounds who serve staggered terms
that bridge elections.
Reinecke, reasoning that "[t]o obviate the inequality [between voters] would substantially interfere with the orderly operation of the four-year staggered terms
system after every reapportionment.
Leases with the new owner are on staggered terms
through March 2008.
Other key features of the new ITAB Leadership Structure/Succession Plan include: two-year staggered terms
for the co-chairs without term limits, recommendations from INDA staff regarding future co-chair appointments with final decisions requiring the advice and consent of the entire ITAB as well as the right to amend the system as needed.
Associate members can be elected to the board for two-year, staggered terms
, with the number of associate members on the board not to exceed 25 percent of the board total.
There are multiple directors per zone, who will serve staggered terms
of one, two or three years.
The vice-chairs shall hold office for two years and shall have staggered terms
, with two vice-chairs being nominated and elected each year at the Annual Meeting.
not only revealed its executive compensations for 2002, but also said that it would switch the election of its board of directors from staggered terms
to annual terms.
Highlights of the differences between staggered and non staggered terms
are as follows:
These visceral responses are not surprising given the recent degeneration of the staggered terms
versus annual election debate.
10) for staggered terms
of two years which shall not exceed the member's elected term on the Student Affairs Committee.
Simpson thus proposes a slate of reforms to get people voting again: a British-style civil service, an independently appointed ethics investigator, an elected senate with staggered terms
, multiple-preference ballots to ensure majority support, campaign finance reform to shake off those dreaded special interests, and guaranteed representation for the First Nation aborginials.