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ANC 48th NATIONAL CONFERENCE

JULY 1991, DURBAN

CREDENTIALS COMMITTEE

STATEMENT ON CREDENTIALS

To be read with reference to "Official Status Position
Of Delegates To Conference" document.

Signed:

James Stuart

Credentials Committee


  1. Allocations to delegates have been made on a Voting and Non-Voting
    basis.
  2. Voting delegations are categorised as follows:

    Internal Regions

    External Other (including MR Internal, NEC/ILC, ANCWL, ANCYL)

    Chief Representatives

    National Departments
  3. Non-Voting delegates are categorised as follows:

    National Departments

    Other (including SACP, COSATU, UDF, Stalwarts)
  4. Allocations to all categories was decided with continuous discussion
    and consultation, but repeated revision has had implication for the 2,000
    voting delegate ceiling originally agreed to. The allocation totals per
    category as it now stands is as follows:

















Voting

Total
Internal Regions

1,909
External

83
Other

  • MK (internal)
  • NEC/ILC
  • ANCWL
  • ANCYL




45

40

42

48
175
Chief Representatives

41
National Departments

36
Total

2,244


  1. With regard to the totals reflected above, note the required amendments
    in the "Official Status Position Of Delegates To Conference"
    document.
  2. This needs to include under the Chief Representatives category an additional
    delegate each for Italy, Sweden, Netherlands and France to account for
    the transitional situation of outgoing and incoming Chief Representatives.
    In addition, Cuba and Libya are added as countries with Chief representatives.

    With regard to the National Departments Non-Voting category, credit
    the Interim Science and Technology Group with one delegate. The breakdown
    of Non-Voting delegates thus reads:












Non-Voting

Total
National Departments

41
Other

  • SACP
  • COSATU
  • UDF
  • Stalwarts




10

10

2

54
76
Total

117


  1. The official record of delegates to conference is entered as part of
    this statement and is available for perusal by arrangement with James Stuart,
    Credentials Committee head.
  2. Finally, the figures for all voting delegates reflect that 85% of delegates
    are delegates from branches inside the country.