Re: [802SEC] +++ SEC Rules Change Letter Ballot +++ Addition of second vice chair position to SEC
I disapprove, but will approve if the following get fixed (comments
courtesy of one of my committee members):
"Location: the parenthetical sentence appended to item b) in 3.2
Now reads: his' or her's discretion
Change to: his or her discretion
Rationale: The pronouns "his" and "her" are possessives; the apostrophic
constructs presently in the text are not known words.
Proposed change: delete from this proposal
Rationale: As this change pertains to officers of a Working Group or TAG, it
goes beyond the stated purpose of the proposed change.
General comment: Geez, doesn't anybody read these things when they write
At 14:42 31/03/2002 -0500, Paul Nikolich wrote:
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>This email provides notice of the rules change letter ballot for the
>addition of a second vice chair to the SEC. The detailed changes are
>included in the attached PDF file.
>Scope: Rules Change to add a second SEC vice chair.
>Purpose: To amend to rules allow the SEC to have two vice chair positions.
>The scope and size of the IEEE Project 802 has increased to the point where
>the amount of project 802 management work and range of knowledge has
>significantly increased in the past 5 years. Adding a second vice chair to
>the sponsor executive committee will better enable it to manage IEEE 802's
>wide range of activities.
>The ballot opens March 31, 2002 and closes June 8, 2002 12 midnight EDT
>(remember if you do not vote or abstain it is equivalent to a DISAPPROVE
>vote). Buzz, please ensure this gets sent to the 802-wide email list as
>well. WG chairs, please invite your WG members to comment through you.
>Chair, IEEE802 LAN/MAN Standards Project
>mail: 18 Bishops Lane, Lynnfield, MA 01940