2020 Constitutional Convention

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In accordance with Article VI, Section 1 of the Constitution of the International Union, you are hereby notified that the Constitutional Convention of the United Steelworkers will be held August 3-6, 2020 at:

The MGM Grand Marquee Ballroom
3799 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

The opening session will begin at 10 a.m., Monday, August 3, 2020. It is anticipated that the official business will conclude by 5 p.m. on Thursday, August 6, 2020. Please schedule your travel arrangements to be in attendance until the work of the Convention is completed.

An activity fee of $225.00 for all delegates has been set for this Convention. This fee is also applicable to any Local Union observers. As with fees for District Conferences and other District events such as Education Conferences, the fee will be used to help defray the cost of Convention related souvenirs and a Solidarity Reception which will be held on the first or second night of the Convention. Please be sure that each completed Credential form is accompanied by the correct fee.

Checks should be made payable to the United Steelworkers and mailed to:

USW Secretary-Treasurer
60 Blvd. of the Allies
Pittsburgh, PA 15222.

CALL LETTER

For U.S. Locals:

Click here to download the call letter for U.S. Locals in English.

For Canadian Locals:

Click here to download the call letter for Canadian Locals in English | in French

CREDENTIALS INFORMATION

Article VI of the Constitution sets out the rules and procedures for the Convention, including the number of delegates per Local, the eligibility of members to be elected as delegates, the completion of the Credentials, the return of Credentials to the International Secretary-Treasurer, the contest of a delegate’s Credentials and the submission of resolutions to the Convention for consideration.

It is important that you refer to your copy of the Constitution of the International Union and make yourself familiar with the rules and procedures found in Article VI. If you do not have a copy of the Constitution, you may obtain one by calling the Local Union Services Department at 412-562-2380.

All local unions have been sent the appropriate number of Credentials that the local is entitled to under the provisions of Article VI of the Constitution of the International Union.

ONLINE REGISTRATION

You can fill out delegate credentials and book hotel accommodations online by clicking here: https://crs.usw.org/onlinesignup/regstart.aspx.

In order to access the online delegate registration link, you must enter the local ID and code mailed to your local when prompted to do so. This site has much useful information and will be updated as we get closer to the Convention.

HOTEL INFORMATION

The convention will be held at:

The MGM Grand Marquee Ballroom
3799 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109 

To book hotel accommodations online when you register, click here: https://crs.usw.org/onlinesignup/regstart.aspx.

To book hotel accommodations online directly with the hotel click here in English | in French.

To book hotel accomodations by mail or fax, click here to download the hotel accomodations request form that should be sent no later than July 1, 2020 to:

UNITED STEELWORKERS HOUSING BUREAU
MGM Grand Group Reservations
3799 Las Vegas Blvd.
South Las Vegas, NV 89109

Fax number: 1-702-891-3146.