Council III Session in Anaheim Ends Early
Council III zipped through a short agenda today, meeting for just a half hour.
Memorial resolutions were read for Ray Bradbury, Kathleen Hegarty, Sara Fine, James Clifton Welbourne, Wanda L. Crenshaw, Jane Howell, Alexander Boyd, and Richard E. Bopp. A tribute to Abbé Charles-Michel L’Épée, inventor of sign language for the deaf, was also read.
In the Council Tellers report (CD#12.3), 144 councilors cast ballots for the Council Committee on Committees (2 were voided) and the following were elected to a one-year term: Sol A. Gomez, Terri G. Kirk, Em Claire Knowles, and Rocco A. Staino. In addition, 144 councilors cast ballots (none were voided) for the Planning and Budget Assembly, and the following Chapter Councilors were elected to PBA for two-year terms: Alan A. Kornblau and Andrew B. Wertheimer, and the following Councilors-at-Large were elected to PBA for two-year terms: Diane R. Chen Kelly, Gail A. Schlachter, and Courtney L. Young.
The Committee on Legislation (CD#20.4) and Intellectual Freedom Committee (CD#19.2) reports were delivered.
In new business, a resolution on Homelessness and Libraries (CD#45) was referred to the Intellectual Freedom Committee.