UMNB 

Resolutions

Each year during our annual conference and AGM, UMNB delegates vote on resolutions. Only UMNB members may submit resolutions for consideration, and only UMNB members may vote. Adopted resolutions form the basis of UMNB’s advocacy priorities.
For more information on how policies are submitted and adopted, please refer to UMNB Policy 95-09.

The following resolutions are open as of the UMNB Annual General Meeting held October 6, 2019.

 

STANDING RESOLUTIONS KEPT OPEN

U-12-01 Deadline to Establish, Manage, and Contribute to Reserves
U-12-05 Watercourse and Wetland Alteration – Municipal Consultation
U-16-03 Framework and Implementation Plan for a Waste Packaging and Paper Stewardship Program (PPP)
U-17-07 Streetlights and NB Power Rate Hearing
U-17-10 NB Coastline Protection
U-18-02 RCMP Services
U-18-03 NB Power slow response times
U-18-04 Designated Highways Funding Notification and Information
U-18-05 Railway Right of Way Flooding
U-18-06 Funding for Fire Emergency Responses for Highways
U-18-07 Automatic Funding from LSDs for Recreational Infrastructure
U-18-08 Support for Transition to a Low Carbon Economy
U-18-09 Nurse Practitioners
U-18-10 Physician Hours of Practice and Billing Positions
U-18-11 By-Law Enforcement Officers
U-18-12 Billing Number System
U-18-13 Ambulance Service

NEW RESOLUTIONS FOR 2019

U-19-01 Ban on Flushable Wipes
U-19-02 Support for Rural Hospitals
U-19-03 Randomized Names on Municipal Election Ballots
U-19-04 Control of Urban Deer
U-19-05 Municipal Property Tax Exemptions
U-19-06 Provincial HST Rebates for Municipalities
U-19-07 Doubling the Gas Tax Transfer
U-19-08 Developing a Guide to GHG Emissions for Local Governments
U-19-09 Restoring Funding Levels for Designated Highway Upgrades
U-19-10 Provincial Ban on Single-Use Plastic Bags