[VOTE] House of Commons

A failed experiment whereby board users were invited to advise the Senate, and instead attempted to replace the Senate.

Shall A House of Commons be created as described below?

Poll ended at 2008-11-23 12:07pm

Yes to the House of Commons
28
64%
No to the House of Commons
13
30%
Abstain
3
7%
 
Total votes: 44

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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Noble Ire » 2008-11-16 09:10pm

Voted.
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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by The Yosemite Bear » 2008-11-16 09:39pm

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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Kuja » 2008-11-16 10:23pm

Voted.
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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Spyder » 2008-11-17 03:45am

Oh, alright.
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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Patrick Degan » 2008-11-17 04:07am

Voted.
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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Ted C » 2008-11-17 09:56am

I have no objection to this.
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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Dalton » 2008-11-17 11:22am

Voted.
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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Simplicius » 2008-11-17 12:42pm

Vote cast.

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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Mr Bean » 2008-11-17 05:07pm

51 Senators, 41 Votes so far 26 for, 12 against. 63% for at present. A few more votes against will be enough to put it down, or put it over the top.

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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Mad » 2008-11-18 11:27pm

Voted.
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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by CmdrWilkens » 2008-11-20 09:38am

For reference one more yes vote or two abstentions will make this a mathmatical certainty.
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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by CmdrWilkens » 2008-11-23 01:48pm

Seven days have now passed since the vote was initiated and the poll is now considered closed. With 44 votes out of 51 active senators we have a quorum to do business. The votes are 28 in favor and 13 oppossed. The measure carries with 68% of the vote. If the appropriate figures could so enact the changes and open the forum.

I woudl, as a recommendation, suggest that any previous Senate Comment threads be moved to populate the forum initially.
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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Dalton » 2008-11-24 11:48am

The House of Commons is now active.
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Re: [VOTE] House of Commons

Post by Mr Bean » 2008-11-24 12:41pm

Thread moved to the House of Commons locked to keep record.

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