In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1quórum masculinehave we a quorum? — ¿hay quórum?
- Are these meetings valid as the quorum must be from the persons who are entitled to attend and vote at such meetings?
- The presence of eight members of the Executive Committee shall constitute a quorum at its meetings.
- A majority of the members of the committee or task force shall constitute a quorum.
- The meeting was put back because of difficulties in getting a quorum - the number of members legally necessary to hold a meeting.
- A quorum of 500 attendees was required by the society to pass amendments to their by-laws.
- And students can't vote to lower quorum until there is a lower quorum.
- He said there should be at least 13 senators present for a session to have a quorum.
- Don't you need a quorum and a certain amount of people in the Senate present to do that?
- Attempts to resolve the issue failed in late summer and early fall because the board could not assemble a quorum for a meeting.
- Since the second meeting also assembled a quorum, the two plenums yielded two mutually exclusive, but equally valid, results.
- The quorum (at least 100 people have to be present in court) could also be reduced.
- Seems to me that if you have 88 members out of 150 present and voting for a bill, the lack of a quorum is hardly going to influence the outcome.
- There were just about enough people present to form a quorum.
- Unfortunately, it did not meet the quorum required to pass.
- We require a quorum of 100 students to proceed - and the motion lapses if it isn't obtained.
- The quorum at meetings of the trustees is four, of whom two must be Employers' Representatives and two Members' Representatives.
- However, to pass the annual report and financial statements a quorum of only 25 members is required.
- The standing committee found that even the three remaining members were not consistent in attending meetings and a quorum could often not be made.
- As a result of the loss of those three members, the five-member commission lacks sufficient personnel for a quorum.
- The more extensive the member roster, the harder it might be to achieve a quorum consistently when meetings are called.
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