ACBL Board of Directors’ Meeting

BOSTON, massachusetts

NOVEMBER 17-20, 2008

 

Report from BILL COOK, JR

District 10 Representative

 

Board decisions were as follows:

 

1.         That the finding that Mr. Gee violated CDR Section 3.1, 3.2 and 3.7 is affirmed.

2.         That the discipline imposed is modified as follows:

a.         That Mr. Gee is suspended from the ACBL for the period from and including November 22, 2007 through May 31, 2009.

b.         That Mr. Gee serve a lifetime probation under ACBL rules commencing June 1, 2009.

c.         That all ACBL master points earned by Mr. Gee for the period July 31, 2006 through December 31, 2007 be removed from his ACBL master point record. He shall forfeit any titles or awards won during the same time period.

 

Tables

Factor

0 - 500

500 – 1000

1000 - 2000

2000 - 4000

4000 +

$4.35 x # of Tables

$4.10 x # of Tables over 500 + $2175

$3.75 x # of Tables over 1000 + $4225

$3.30 x # of Tables over 2000 + $7975

$3.00 x # of Tables over 4000 + $14,575

 

 

 

1.         An increase in NABC card fees per player per session as follows:

            a.         NABC + events $18.00 to $20.00

            b.         NABC limited events $16.50 to $17.00

            c.         Regional two session events $15.50 to $16.00

            d.         Single session and I/N events $14.50 to $15.00

2.         Sectional surcharge increase from $135.00 to $165.00

 

The following sections are eliminated:

 

4.         UNIT VOTING POWER

4.1.4    A majority of Unit Board of Directors in the unit must vote in order for the units voting power t o be included in the election results.

 

            5.         VOTING METHODS

A majority of the Unit Board members must vote in order for the unit’s ballots to be included in the results.

 

 

Management is authorized to negotiate the purchase of a parcel of land and proceed with the development of an ACBL headquarter building pursuant to the terms and conditions of the proposal provided in executive session.

 

JAY BAUM, ACBL CEO REPORTED:

 

 

 

Subsidies

New Members

Amount Reimbursed

September 2008

233

9,020

$96,381.29

September 2007

225

8,746

$93,216.52

 

 

PETER RANK, LEAGUE COUSEL, REPORTED: