The way I see it, these are mutually exclusive proposals.
Are you basing that on anything you put on http://www.debian.org/vote/2004/vote_002 as "The actual text of the amendment"?
It did seem clear to me that the proposals were diametrically opposed to each other.
As it does to me. That is why I think it useless, too. -- MJR/slef My Opinion Only and possibly not of any group I know.