Information on Submitting Proposals
Important Note: this page will be updated as proposals are submitted and approved by the various committees
Resolutions must have been submitted by 11:59 PM EDT on Sunday, November 14, 2021.
You can view previously adopted resolutions here.
You can view the YDA Platform here.
Legislation Endorsement Proposals
Legislation recommendations must have been submitted by 11:59 PM EDT on Sunday, November 14, 2021.
You can view previously adopted legislation recommendations here.
Governing Documents Amendments
Amendments to the YDA Charter, Bylaws, & Standing Rules must have been submitted by 11:59 PM EDT on Saturday, November 20, 2021.
Youn can view the proposed amendments to YDA Charter, Bylaws, & Standing Rules here.
You can view the current version of the Charter, Bylaws, & Standing Rules here.
Minutes and other accompanying documents from the 2021 Young Democrats National Convention can be found here.
The list of proposed Presidential and Treasurer Appointments (and information from the candidate questionnaire) can be found here.
National Committee Meeting Agenda
As a reminder, if you are unable to attend this meeting, be sure to fill out the Proxy Form here.
Proxies are due one hour before the start of the credentials meeting on Saturday, December 4th; it is recommended that you submit your proxy by 12:00 PM EDT on the 10th to ensure your proxy is considered by the committee. The Proxy Form is available here. Only voting members of the National Committee are eligible to submit Proxy Vote Forms
Organizational Outline and Guidebook
YDA: Organizational Outline and Guidebook is to concisely explain the overall structure of the Young Democrats of America in a manner that is far more accessible and digestible for our members and the general public. If this is your first YDA meeting please consider reviewing the Organizational Outline and Guidebook as it may help you better understand the structure of our National Meetings. You can view the Guidebook by clicking here.