FCDSA is now incorporated!
The FCDSA was incorporated on November 2, 2017 under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act. This means that we have a new governance structure and new by-laws. General By-law No. 1 was approved by the Meeting of the Members on November 22, 2018. The website was updated on December 12, 2018. Should you find any errors or omissions, including missing links, please let us know by using the Contact Form on this site. Thank you!
From time to time, the Board of Directors (formerly Council) may adopt certain position statements on issues of concern or to provide direction/advice to the member associations. Adopted position statements are posted here for quick reference. Follow this link to learn more about the FCDSA Position Statements.
Member associations may, through their Board members and voting representatives, bring forward proposals or resolutions for consideration by the Board of Directors (formerly Council). Resolutions may also be brought forward by FCDSA committees and working groups. Proposals or resolutions are presented to Board along with background information and rationale for adoption. The process for the submission of proposals/resolutions to the Board and meetings of the members is determined by the Executive and communicated to the member associations. The results of the consideration are recorded in the official meeting minutes. Adopted resolutions are posted here for quick reference. Follow this link to learn more about the adopted resolutions.