Council on Resolutions - Results

The Council on Resolutions meets online each year. Representatives from all of Rotary’s districts vote on resolutions that clubs, districts, the RI Board, and the General Council or Conference of RIBI have proposed. The RI Board of Directors will consider all resolutions that the Council adopts. Learn more about the Council on Resolutions.

2018 Council on Resolutions: 15-Oct to 15-Nov

Item No.ResolutionResults
18R-01To request the RI Board to consider reaffirming the importance of service in the Object of RotaryView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted286213
18R-02To request the RI Board to consider restoring Rotary’s core values to the order in which they were originally adoptedView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted275224
18R-03To request the RI Board to consider communicating its methods for studying and teaching Rotary’s fundamentalsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected206285
18R-04To request the RI Board to consider providing a club guide for mandatory and discretionary practicesView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted287208
18R-05To request the RI Board to consider recommending that clubs display The Four-Way TestView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted274222
18R-06To request the RI Board to consider publishing a manual outlining the proper method for entering club data on Rotary Club CentralView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted278219
18R-07To request the RI Board to consider designating mandatory data fields in Rotary Club CentralView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected217278
18R-08To request the RI Board to consider allowing clubs to report all volunteer hoursView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted270224
18R-09To request the RI Board to consider recommending areas for clubs to focus on locallyView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected114384
18R-10To request the RI Board to consider requesting a report on club obligations prior to terminating a clubView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted340158
18R-11To request the RI Board to consider deleting the minimum number of members needed to sponsor a new club View detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected169328
18R-12To request the RI Board to consider reducing the minimum number of members needed to sponsor a new clubView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected191306
18R-13To request the RI Board to consider proposing legislation to a future Council to eliminate single gender clubsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected132369
18R-14To request the RI Board to consider amending the selection criteria for district committee chairs in the Rotary Code of PoliciesView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected235257
18R-15To request the RI Board to consider officially recognizing the district Internet communications officerView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted319177
18R-16To request the RI Board to consider acknowledging the role and responsibilities of district secretariesView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted328170
18R-17To request the RI Board to consider emphasizing vocational service in Rotarians’ businesses or professionsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted278218
18R-18To request the RI Board to consider establishing district vocational service committeesView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected228265
18R-19To request the RI Board to consider requiring districts to hold vocational service seminarsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected157332
18R-20To request the RI Board to consider changing the order of district committees in the Rotary Code of PoliciesView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected151342
18R-21To request the RI Board to consider adopting a definition of positive peaceView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected242254
18R-22To request the RI Board to consider making Peace Parks an official program of RIView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected100391
18R-23To request the RI Board to consider recognizing EarlyAct clubsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected192301
18R-24To request the RI Board to consider officially recognizing Rotary KidsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected182312
18R-25To request the RI Board to consider officially recognizing Rotex as a structured program of RIView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected196299
18R-26To request the RI Board to consider acknowledging the value of holding Rotex meetings at the district levelView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected228266
18R-27To request the RI Board to consider allowing Rotaract, Interact, and Inner Wheel to maintain web pages on rotary.orgView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted274220
18R-28To request the RI Board to consider requiring each director to publish Board-related activities in their relevant Rotary magazineView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted287210
18R-29To request the RI Board to consider announcing the incoming RI president’s policies and theme in OctoberView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected124372
18R-30To request the RI Board to consider promoting women in RotaryView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted322176
18R-31To request the RI Board to consider increasing opportunities for women, young leaders, and people of different races and ethnicities to serve in district, zone, and RI leadership positionsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted304192
18R-32To request the RI Board to consider expanding RI’s regulations regarding sexual abuse and harassmentView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted335162
18R-33To request the RI Board to consider directly involving Rotarians in revising the RI Strategic PlanView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected217282
18R-34To request the RI Board to consider establishing regional decision-making bodiesView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected145350
18R-35To request the RI Board to consider changing the mandate of the Rotary Representative NetworkView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected132353
18R-36To request the RI Board to consider reinstating the previous version of the Rotary emblemView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected150349
18R-37To request the RI Board to consider publishing the Rotary Code of Policies in the official Rotary languages and adding editorial marks to updated versions after each Board meetingView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted274224
18R-38To request the RI Board to consider the composition of the Trustees of The Rotary FoundationView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted316179
18R-39To request the RI Board to consider adopting Alzheimer’s disease/dementia research as a worldwide program following the eradication of polioView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected131365
18R-40To request the Trustees to consider revising the areas of focus to support the United Nations Sustainable Development GoalsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected147352
18R-41To request the Trustees to consider adding environmental protection as an area of focusView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted280219
18R-42To request the Trustees to consider assessing the effect of the environment on diseaseView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected192304
18R-43To request the Trustees to consider making children and grandchildren of Rotarians and their spouses eligible for Foundation awards programsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected200296
18R-44To request the Trustees to consider allowing arts and culture global grantsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected156341
18R-45To request the Trustees to consider amending the global grants policy to allow funding of Rotaractors in the area of peace and conflict prevention/resolutionView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted257239
18R-46To request the Trustees to consider changing the distribution of district designated funds for district and global grantsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted256237
18R-47To request the Trustees to consider increasing the amount of district designated funds available for district grantsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted312186
18R-48To request the Trustees to consider changing the grant model to improve flexibility for district grantsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted304195
18R-49To request the RI Board and the Trustees to consider investing in microfinance and community development institutionsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected160335
18R-50To request the RI Board to consider providing a rationale for any proposed dues increase submitted to the Council on LegislationView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted367133
18R-51To request the RI Board to consider not convening the Council on Legislation onlineView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted314181
18R-52To request the RI Board to consider video-recording the Council on LegislationView detailed resolution (PDF)
Rejected190301
18R-53To request the RI Board to consider proposing legislation to the 2019 Council on Legislation to reinstate Article 10, Section 6 (Adopted Resolutions) of the RI ConstitutionView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted281212
18R-54To request the RI Board to consider adding editorial marks to updated versions of the RI constitutional documentsView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted285214
18R-55To request the RI Board to consider reincorporating a concise summary of Rotary’s policies and procedures into the Manual of ProcedureView detailed resolution (PDF)
Adopted337158