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IFT Convention Call

by Beth Camplain | Apr 15, 2019
The official 2019 IFT Convention Call was sent to every local president in April.
DELEGATE REPRESENTATION
Delegate representation is based on the IFT Constitution; Article VIII, Section 4, and
By-Laws; Article IV, Section 4. Delegate representation to the IFT Convention shall be
determined as follows: one delegate to the IFT Convention may be elected by each
affiliated local having a membership of 25 or less. For each 75 members or major fraction thereof, one additional delegate may be elected. Membership is based on the average per capita tax payments to the IFT for the September 1 through June 30 period immediately preceding the IFT Convention. The IFT President shall notify the Executive Board and the President of each IFT local of the average per capita payments of the September 1 to June 30 period immediately preceding the IFT Convention by July 15 of the convention year.

All resolutions, amendments, and credentials are to be sent to:
Illinois Federation of Teachers • 500 Oakmont Lane • Westmont, IL 60559


RESOLUTIONS DUE AUGUST 23
All resolutions must be submitted to the IFT Westmont office in proper form.

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS DUE SEPTEMBER 4
All constitutional amendments must be submitted to the Executive Board 45 days prior to the beginning date of the IFT Convention.

CREDENTIALS DUE OCTOBER 5
All delegates’ credentials must be submitted to the Credentials Committee 14 days prior to the beginning date of the IFT Convention.

NOMINATION PROCESS FOR IFT OFFICER ELECTIONS
The election of IFT President, Secretary-Treasurer, Executive Vice-President and Vice-Presidents will occur at the union’s convention: October 18-20, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare Chicago.
    
The procedure for nominations is conducted in accordance with the IFT By-Laws, Article II, Section 4 and Article V, Section 1, which reads as follows:

(Article II, Section 4): The Nominating Committee shall (a) in May prior to an IFT Convention, notify members of nomination and election procedures; (b) accept nomination petitions at any time but not later than 10 a.m. on the day of elections at the IFT Convention; (c) validate petitions based on candidate eligibility and delegate signatures; and (d) report qualified nominees to the IFT Convention.

(Article V, Section 1): Nominations for the offices of President, Secretary-Treasurer, Executive Vice-President and forty Vice-Presidents shall be by petition signed by at least ten delegates and presented to the nominating committee no later than 10 a.m. on the day of the election.

The nomination form will be posted on the IFT website, ift-aft.org.


    Questions about the nominations process should be directed
    to David Richmond at convention@ift-aft.org or 217/352-4854.



The official 2019 IFT Convention Call was sent to every local president in April.


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