Governance Action Voting Process

Introduction

  • Every two months, the five most supported ballots are voted on by eligible members in a referendum.

  • Each SWM token grants its holder the right to cast one vote in any referendum.

  • Liquid Democracy: Votes can be delegated to others.

  • Winning ballots become actions to be executed by the Swarm Council.

Voting Calendar Schedule

At a fixed interval of two months (the “Voting Interval”) the GABs in the Voting Queue with the five greatest GAB stakes are elevated for a referendum (SNC, Article VII, B(3)).

Assuming a default voting period of seven days, here’s the schedule of upcoming votes for 2020:

Deadline for new GAPs

Voting Period

February 7

February 10-16

April 3

April 6-12

June 5

June 8 - 14

August 7

August 10-16

October 9

October 12-18

December 4

December 7-13