Are Board members allowed to debate committee proposals in General Discussion Posted Monday at 06:43 PM · Report reply 40 minutes ago, Guest Thomas Haeberle said: Our club president states that Board members do not debate the finer details of a committee proposal at a full board meeting. Is this statement true? There's no such rule in RONR. 42 minutes ago, Guest Thomas Haeberle said: also, can a board member who served on a committee, vote against the proposal submitted by that very committee? Yes.