University of York Students' Union (YUSU)


How I voted at NUS Conference

Posted by Thomas Ron, 25/04/2016

Find the final proposed motions HERE

NUS President and Vice-President Vote:

National President: Megan Dunn 
VP Higher Education: Priscilla Mensah
VP Society and Citizenship: Robbiie Young
VP Union Development: Richard Brooks 
VP Welfare: Munya Mudarikiri

1. Priority Zone:
Motion 101: For
101a: For 
101b: For 
101d: Against

2. Higher Education Zone: 
Report: Higher Education: For 
Report Further Education: For


Motion 201: Abstain
Motion 201a: Withdrawn 
Motion 201b: Against 
Motion 201c: For (I personally authored this amendment and spoke on it)
Motion 201d:  Against
Motion 201e:  Against
Motion 202: For
Motion 202a:  For
Motion 203: For
Motion 204: For
Motion 205: For
Motion 205a: For 
Motion 206: For
Vote for extension of the Education Zone: Against. 
Submit Remaining Motions to NEC: Against

3. Union Development Zone:
Report Union Development: For
Point of order 378b: Against.
Motion 301: For
Motion 301a: For
Motion 301b: For
Motion 302: For 
Motion 302a: Against  
Motion 303: For  
Motion 304: For
Motion 304a: For
Motion 305: For
Motion 306: For
Motion 307: For
Motion 308: For
Motion 309: For 
Motion 310: For
Motion 311: For
Motion 311a: For
Motion 312: For
Motion 313: For
Motion 314: For 
Motion 315:  For
Motion 316: For
Further believes (316) 1 & 3: For 

4. Welfare Zone:
Report Welfare Zone: For
Motion 401:  For 
Motion 401a: For
Motion 402:  For
Motion 402a: For
Motion 403: Against
Motion 404: For
Motion 404a: For 
Motion 405: For 
Motion 406: For 
Motion 406a: For 
Motion 406b: For 
Motion 407: For
Motion 408: Against
Motion 409: For 
Motion 410:  For 
Motion 411: Abstain 
Vote to extend guillotine: FOR
All remaining notions passed to NEC:  Against

Vote of censure on the VP Soc Sit: For
Report for Citizenship: For
Motion 501: For
Motion 502: For 
Motion 503: For 
Motion 504: For
Motion 504a: For 
Motion 504b: For 
Motion 505: For
Motion 505a: For
Motion 506: For
Motion 507: For
Motion 507a: For
Motion 508: For
Motion 509: For 
Motion of no confidence in the chair: Against 
Motion 511: For 
Motion 511a: For
Motion 511b: For  
Motion 511c: For

All AGM Reports: For

6. Rules Revision: 
Motion 601: For
Motion 602: For
Motion 603: For
Motion 604: For
Motion 605: For 
Motion 606: For 
Motion 607: Against
Motion 608: For 
Motion 609: For