Re: Troop SPL,PL Elections - How often?
Jim Sleezer (JHS8@OSUVM1.BITNET)
Thu, 28 Oct 1993 08:42:20 CST
Jon Edison mentioned that in his unit scouts may not hold an office for
consecutive terms. I remember as a youth a SPL who held office for at
least three years--reelected every six months. He did a great job but it
did keep others from holding the position. I spent the same period as a
Patrol Leader and would have loved to be SPL!
One six month term may not be enough for some boys to develop appropriate
skills. They may need a second term to really get it together. I favor a
policy which limits continuous time in a position to about one year (two
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