District Campaigns and Elections FAQ

  1. What are the duties and expectations of District Leadership Committee (DLC)?
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  2. What is the difference between a qualified candidate and an eligible candidate?
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  3. When may a candidate begin campaigning?
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  4. What happens if the District Leadership Committee (DLC) does not meet the deadlines or requirements outlined in Protocol 9.0?
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  5. When can the District Leadership Committee (DLC) begin evaluating candidates?
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  6. Does the District Leadership Committee (DLC) Chair cast a vote for candidate nominations?
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  7. Does the District Leadership Committee (DLC) Chair count as equal Division representation?
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  8. Can the District Leadership Committee (DLC) Chair extend the nomination application deadline?
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  9. If the nomination deadline has passed, can the District Leadership Committee (DLC) continue to source or accept nominations for open District leadership roles?
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  10. What happens if the District Leadership Committee (DLC) Chair does not finish their service and a new DLC Chair needs to be appointed?
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  11. If the District has additional elective roles, other than District Director, Program Quality Director, Club Growth Director, and Division Directors, do those candidates need to be evaluated by the District Leadership Committee (DLC)?
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  12. How many roles can the District Leadership Committee (DLC) nominate a candidate for?
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  13. Does a Division Director need to be evaluated by the District Leadership Committee (DLC) for each separate Division?
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  14. The District Leadership Committee (DLC) did not nominate two candidates for the Club Growth Director role, what happens next?
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  15. The District Leadership Committee (DLC) has evaluated all available candidates and there are still open leadership roles that do not have a candidate. What happens next?
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  16. How does the District Leadership Committee (DLC) handle a tie when voting to nominate a candidate?
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  17. If a nominated candidate has withdrawn their candidacy after the District Leadership Committee (DLC) report has been provided to the District Director, will it invalidate the report?
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  18. If a nominated candidate withdraws their candidacy before the District Leadership Committee (DLC) report has been provided to the District Director, what happens next?
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  19. If a candidate is not elected for a role, can the candidate run from the floor for other roles?
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  20. The Alignment Committee has proposed a new Division. Who can run for the new Division and how?
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  21. May candidates serve as speech contest officials?
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  22. Where can I find the resources for the District Leadership Committee (DLC)?
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