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Removal of the ADA Rep from the Topic Committee

Current Text:

IV. Topic Selection

Section 1: The CEDA Topic Selection Committee will be responsible for choosing problem areas and writing debate topics. The CEDA Topic Selection Committee will consist of nine members: Two of the following (President, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President) three at-large members, one undergraduate student representative, one graduate student representative, one representative appointed by the National Debate Tournament, and one representative appointed by the American Debate Association. Open nominations for the at-large members will be solicited at the Fall business meeting. The term of office of the three at-large representatives will be three years, and to provide for overlap one will be elected each year.

Proposed changes (removed text struck through, alterations in bold):

IV. Topic Selection

Section 1: The CEDA Topic Selection Committee will be responsible for choosing problem areas and writing debate topics. The CEDA Topic Selection Committee will consist of nine members: Two of the following (President, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President) three at-large members, one undergraduate student representative, one graduate student representative, one representative appointed by the National Debate Tournament, and one representative appointed by the American Debate Association and one representative of the topic author(s). Open nominations for the at-large members will be solicited at the Fall business meeting. The term of office of the three at-large representatives will be three years, and to provide for overlap one will be elected each year. Each submitted controversy paper shall include the nomination of an author not otherwise entitled to a seat on the topic committee, if the controversy is selected that representative shall serve on the topic committee until the selection of the next controversy paper.

This amendment will take effect after the 2021-2022 topic selection process has ended.

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