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. These will soon be approved and the website will be updated accordingly.
FCDSA General Bylaws (June 20, 2015)
From time to time, the 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 Council representatives, bring forward proposals or resolutions for consideration by the Council. Resolutions may also be brought forward by FCDSA committees and working groups. Proposals or resolutions are presented to Council along with background information and rationale for adoption. The process for the submission of proposals/resolutions to the Council is determined by the Executive and communicated to the member associations. The results of Council consideration are recorded in the official meeting minutes. Adopted resolutions are posted here for quick reference. Follow this link to learn more about the resolutions adopted by the FCDSA Council.