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Constitution Review

2008 - 2010 Constitution Review - timeline



January - March 2010

Trustees confirmed the constitutional changes announce the conclusion of the Constitution Review. All changes came into effect from 1 March 2010. Completion of Part 2 of Constitution Review and publication of revised Constitution.

October - November 2009

Trustees consider the comments received to the consultation and round-table meetings. The Constitution Committee to draw up a report for the Trustees consideration at their meeting in January 2010.

September - October 2009

Round-tables to be held in London, New York and Tokyo. Trustees also meet interested parties to discuss the second part of the review.

August 2009

Part II Constitution Review consultation document to be published, with 90-day consultation period.

July 2009

Trustees consider the comments received following the December 2008 consultation and propose changes to the Constitution for consultation. The consultation document to be issued in August 2009.

31 March 2009

Closing date for comments on the second part of the Constitution Review.

January 2009

Trustees reviewed the final comments received regarding Part 1 of the Constitution Review and approved the changes to the Constitution. Completion of Part 1 of the Constitution Review. All changes came into effect on 1 February 2009.

October 2008 - January 2009

Trustees met with interested parties to discuss Part 2 of the Constitution Review.

December 2008

Trustees issued a discussion document seeking comments on the remainder of the Constitution, thereby commencing Part 2 of the Constitution Review. Comments were sought by 31 March 2009.

October 2008

Trustees considered the proposed changes arising from Part 1 of the Constitution Review at their meeting in Beijing. Trustees agreed to consult further and consider the proposals at their meeting in January 2009.

September 2008

Constitution Committee developed proposals to present to full Trustees, based upon analysis of comment letters and other input on Part 1 proposals.

June - August 2008

Publication of consultation document setting out the proposals concerning public accountability and IASB size/geographic diversity - Part 1 of the Constitution Review. Trustees to meet with interested parties to discuss proposals on Part 1. Comment period to end in August or September.

19 June 2008

Trustees held round-table meeting in London to consult with interested parties prior to publication of consultation document.

May - June 2008

Trustees met with interested parties to discuss proposals before publication of document on first part.

March - April 2008

Trustees developed preliminary proposals and document for Constitution Review