Format of AGM Minutes

Disability Labour recognises that past AGM minutes have not been fit for purpose. We therefore agree the following addition to the constitution: (8e) AGM minutes must include: The date, time and physical venue of the meeting. The…

End Disability Labour’s Link with the Fabian Society

Disability Labour members note with concern the decision made at the November 2017 Executive Committee meeting to agree £2,500 of funding towards a joint report with The Fabian Society with little detail or discussion. DL members further…

Scrap the Disability Labour Membership Fee

Disability Labour recognises the important role that our members should play in how our organisation runs, and recognises that the current membership fee could be a barrier to Labour Party members being more involved in Disability Labour. Therefore,…

Appointment of CLP Liaison Officers

Disability Labour recognises the important role that Constituency Labour Party (CLPs) play in ensuring that disabled members are welcomed to party activities and fully included. Disability Labour therefore will create 2 officer positions…

Election of Executive Officers by Disability Labour Members

Disability Labour acknowledges the wishes of its members to elect Officers to the Executive Committee. Disability Labour therefore resolves to make the following change to the Disability Labour Constitution - Clause E(1) of the Constitution…

Job Sharing on Disability Labour Executive

Disability Labour recognises that Executive roles can have a detrimental effect on the wellbeing of a member and can also be a contributing factor to that detriment. Disability Labour also recognises that all members can contribute enormously…

No Confidence in the Chair

Over the last 18 months it has become increasingly apparent that the current Chair of Disability Labour has been ineffective, difficult to work with and completely unaccepting of comment or criticism by members and fellow Executive Committee…

Adoption of DEAL and Partnership with Project 125

Disability Labour applauds the exemplary work of Disability Equality Act Labour (DEAL)in producing the Equality Act 2010 Handbook. Disability Labour resolves to adopt the handbook in full and ensure closer working ties with DEAL. Disability…