GM Powertrain Unit members and Eurest Services Unit members will vote in the ACTION CENTER at Powertrain between the hours of 6:00 AM Wednesday, June 21, 2017 and 6:00 AM on Thursday, June 22, 2017. (24 hrs.)
All Local 14 Retirees and Office Workers, Maintenance Workers, and Mathews Ford Unit will vote at LOCAL 14 UAW UNION HALL ONLY from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM on Wednesday, June 21, 2017.
If a RUNOFF ELECTION is necessary, it will be held one week later on Wednesday,
June 28, 2017 with the same hours and locations.
Eligibility to Hold Office
As provided in Article 38, Section 3 of the Constitution, “No member shall be eligible for election as an Executive Officer of the local union until he/she has been a member in continuous good standing in the local union for one (1) year immediately prior to the nomination, except in the case of a newly organized local union.”
As provided in Article 6, Section 19 (3) – Interpretation Section of the Constitution, “Retired members are ineligible to run for any local union position which carries responsibility for grievances or bargaining required by the Collective Bargaining Agreement(s) and/or local union bylaws.”
As provided in Article 38, Section 10 (a) of the Constitution, “Every member in good standing shall be entitled to vote at all Local Union elections.” Also, as per Article 6, Section 4, “Upon acceptance of the application, membership shall date from the first day of the month for which dues are paid or dues check-off is authorized.”
As provided in Article 6, Section 19 (1) Interpretation Section of Constitution, “A retired member has a constitutional right to participate in any and all elections conducted on a local-wide basis except elections of the type specifically exempted under this Section.”
Deneen Dillard, Chairperson
Local 14 Election Committee