AGM of the Group

APPG for Drug Policy Reform AGM 4th July, Committee Room 3 HOL

 

Present

Baroness Molly Meacher, Lord Geoffrey Dear, Baroness Vivien Stern, Jeff Smith MP, Baroness Joan Walmsley, Lord Philip Norton, Paul Flynn MP, Ronnie Cowan MP, Lord Alan Howarth, Lord Benjie Mancroft. 

In attendance

Frank Warburton

Apologies

Baroness Ruth Lister, Baroness Sally Hamwee, Lord Brian Patten, Caroline Lucas MP, Baroness Sally Greengross, Lord Frank Judd.

Election of officers

Chairs

Caroline Lucas MP was proposed by Baroness Stern and seconded by Lord Dear. Baroness Meacher was also proposed as Co-chair by Baroness Stern and seconded by Lord Dear. Agreed unanimously.                

Vice-chairs

The following, existing vice-chairs - Lord Howarth, Lord Norton, Paul Flynn MP and  Baroness Stern, with the addition of Ronnie Cowan MP, Jeff Smith MP and Baroness Joan Walmsley were proposed by Lord Dear and seconded by Lord Mancroft. Agreed unanimously.

Treasurer

Lord Howarth was proposed by Baroness Stern and seconded by Lord Dear. Agreed unanimously.

 

Financial report

The financial report was presented to the meeting by Lord Howarth  and approved by the meeting. It was also agreed that the assets as at May 2nd 2017 and any liabilities (although none were understood to be outstanding) would be taken on.

See the financial report here.

Alastair Moore