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AFT-Maryland Virtual Triennial Convention 2021

The AFT-Maryland Triennial Convention for 2021, "Continuing the Fight for Democracy: Labor Unions, Organizing and Collective Bargaining", will be held virtually from Friday, May 21, 2021 through Saturday, May 22, 2021.

See below for important information about the event, and check back regularly for updates.

Important Dates and Deadlines

April 21, 2021Convention Call sent to local Presidents
May 1, 2021Constitutional Amendments or Resolutions
May 6, 2021Convention Call Challenges
May 10, 2021Nominations Period Begins
May 11, 2021Notice of Delegate Names
May 18, 2021Per Capita Payments Paid Through March 2021
May 20, 2021Nominations Period Closes
May 20, 2021Modifications to Delegate/Alternate lists
May 21-22, 2021Convention Business Sessions (VIRTUAL)
Post-Convention  Election of Officers by Mail Ballot

Convention Schedule

Click here for the schedule for the AFT-Maryland 2021 Virtual Convention, which outlines the order of business and program can be found here:

2021 AFT-Maryland Convention Rules of Conduct

Click here for the Rules of Conduct for the 2021 AFT-Maryland Virtual Convention:

Nominations and Election of Officers

Nominations for the offices of President, Secretary-Treasurer, five (5) Area Vice Presidents, one (1) Retiree Vice President and six (6) At Large Vice Presidents will be accepted via electronic means (see form below).

In order to be nominated to serve in any of the offices set forth above, an individual must be a member in good standing. The election will be conducted via US Mail pursuant to 2021 AFT-Maryland Convention Election Rules. The election will be administered by BallotPoint Election Services. All delegates and nominees for office are responsible for thoroughly familiarizing themselves with the 2021 AFT-Maryland Convention Election Rules.

2021 AFT-Maryland Convention Election Rules

Click here for: Rules Governing the 2021 Election of Officers of AFT-Maryland:

Nominations Form

Nominations form will be available between May 10, 2021, 9:00 a.m. through May 20, 2021, 5:00 p.m.

Click here for: Officer Nomination Form:

Convention Program

Click here for a digital copy: AFT-Maryland 2021 Virtual Triennial State Convention Program:


Contact the Convention Committee at

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