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Re: "rms-open-letter" GR choice 2: sign https://rms-support-letter.github.io/

Phil Morrell <debian@emorrp1.name> writes:

> Do the additional proposals made in that week mean the discussion period
> has automatically been extended? Is the Secretary simply being pragmatic
> here, executing discretion before announcing the start of the voting
> period? Or perhaps the DPL has likely requested another alteration?

Debian constitution A.2:

1. The proposer or a sponsor of a motion or an amendment may call for a
   vote, providing that the minimum discussion period (if any) has

2. The proposer or any sponsor of a resolution may call for a vote on that
   resolution and all related amendments.

The vote does not automatically commence after the end of the discussion
period.  Someone who is a proposer or sponsor has to explicitly call for

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)              <https://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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