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Annual Congress Reports 1952-2012

Reference code: CAM/CC/02                                                  
Title: Camogie Association Annual Congress Reports
Covering Dates: 1952-2012
Level of Description: Collection level


Biographical history

Annual Congress is the supreme governing body of the Camogie Association, meeting once a year on the last weekend of March. Congress is comprised of the outgoing members of Ardchomhairle, one Provincial Council delegate, county delegates appointed according to the number of clubs in their respective counties, two delegates from each of the Cumann na mBunscol, Comhairle Chamogaiochta um Ard‐Oideachas and Comhairle Chamogaiochta na nIarbhunscoileanna and delegates from affiliated international units.

The functions of Congress is to consider and approve an Annual Report from the Ard Stiurthoir, Sub‐Committees and subsidiary units (Provincial Councils, National Education Councils & International Boards); to consider audited accounts of Ardchomhairle and Provincial Councils for the preceding year; to elect an tUachtaran; to elect, by secret ballot, three members of Ardchomhairle; to consider motions and enact, amend or rescind rules, and determine Association policy in broad outline.

Content and Structure

Scope and Content

Reports for Congress' held in 1952-1994, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2010-2012.

Reports issued in advance of Annual Congress containing (in general) the President’s address; the report of the Ard-Stiurthoir; auditor’s report and balance sheet and the list of motions for consideration of Congress.

Conditions of Access and Use

Conditions governing access: Access is strictly by appointment only using the 
                                                         provided application form
Language:                                     English