2nd FIDE Council Meeting
August 1, 2023
LIST OF DECISIONS
CM2-2023/01 To note President’s report.
CM2-2023/02 To note Treasurer’s report.
CM2-2023/03 To note information on FIDE major events calendar.
CM2-2023/04 To open bidding procedure for the World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2024 on 15 August 2023.
CM2-2023/05 To approve the FIDE Chess Olympiad 2028 Regulations and to open a bidding procedure by August 15, 2023. The call for bids shall be as follows: 4 weeks are allocated for the expression of interest. If there is no more than one potential bidder that express their interest within 4 weeks, the overall bidding process shall last for 8 weeks. If there are several parties that express their interest within 4 weeks, the overall bidding process shall last for 12 weeks.
CM2-2023/06 To approve the World Fischer Random Chess Championship 2024 to be held preliminary on 18-24 February 2024 and to open bidding procedure for the event from 15 August to 30 September 2023.
CM2-2023/07 To note the Global Strategy Commission’s report.
CM2-2023/08 To note the Arbiters’ Commission’s report.
CM2-2023/09 To approve the recommendations of the Arbiters’ Commission on Seminars, Classification upgrades, Amendments to the lecturer list, FA norms and titles.
CM2-2023/10 To nominate President as the Council’s representative to the Consultation Team formed by Arbiters' Commission on creation of the Arbiters’ Panels for the cycle 2024-2025.
CM2-2023/11 To note the Qualification Commission’s report.
CM2-2023/12 To approve the proposal on Rating Regulations amendments in principle, pending receipt of additional expert and public opinion. To instruct the Qualification Commission to collect such experts’ assessment, review all opinions and present the final version of the rating regulation changes to the FIDE Council in October 2023. Once approved, the changes will be communicated to the public by 1 December 2023 and will come into effect starting 1 January 2024.
CM2-2023/13 To approve the recommendations of the Qualification Commission on titles.
CM2-2023/14 To collect proposals of the Council members in respect of the Transfer Task Force’s report regarding transfer regulations and to have an expanded Working Group meeting to discuss those proposals.
CM2-2023/15 Based on factual transfer statistics and analysis, MB to formulate alternative proposals for Council’s consideration regarding admission to team events.
CM2-2023/16 To inform the Affiliated Organisations that no event regulations of their respective tournaments which imply titles and norms should be published without a prior FIDE approval.
CM2-2023/17 To approve the recommendations of the Trainers’ Commission on titles and Academies.
CM2-2023/18 To approve the recommendations of the Events Commission on titles.
CM2-2023/19 To award World Junior U20 Chess Championships 2024 to Delhi, India, subject to the successful inspection.
CM2-2023/20 To award World Senior Team Chess Championships 2024 to Krakow, Poland, subject to the successful inspection.
CM2-2023/21 To award World Senior Chess Championships 2024 to Constanta (Mamaia), Romania, subject to the successful inspection.
CM2-2023/22 To award World Youth U14, U16, U18 Championships 2024 to Florianopolis, Brazil, subject to the successful inspection.
CM2-2023/23 To award World Amateur Chess Championships 2024 to Acqui Terme, Italy, subject to the successful inspection.
CM2-2023/24 To award World Cadet & Youth Rapid & Blitz Championships 2024 to Durres, Albania, subject to the successful inspection.
CM2-2023/25 To conduct the necessary inspections for the World Cadet U8, U10, U12 Championships 2024 and World Schools Chess Championships 2024.
CM2-2023/26 To note that no bids have been received for World Cup under 8, 10, 12 2024, World School Team Championship 2024. and World Under 20 Junior Rapid and Blitz Championships 2024.
CM2-2023/27 To note that Uzbekistan Chess Federation offered to organize World Under 20 Junior Rapid and Blitz Championships 2024 and World School Rapid and Blitz Championships 2024 in Uzbekistan. To inspect the proposed venues.
CM2-2023/28 To note that the Georgian Chess Federation offered to organize the World Cup under 8, 10, 12 2024, subject of inspection. To inspect the proposed venue.
CM2-2023/29 To note the Fair Play Commission’s report.
CM2-2023/30 To note the Technical Commission’s report.
CM2-2023/32 To recognise DGT 2500 as a FIDE Endorsed product.
CM2-2023/34 To note the Planning and Development Commission’s report.
CM2-2023/35 To note Chess in Education Commission’s report.
CM2-2023/36 To approve the recommendations of the Chess in Education Commission on School Instructor title.
CM2-2023/37 To note the Social Commission’s report.
CM2-2023/38 To note the Chess in Multi-sport Games Committee’s report.
CM2-2023/39 To note Continental reports.
CM2-2023/40 To suggest to the General Assembly the approval of the New Caledonia Chess Federation as an affiliated organisation of FIDE.
CM2-2023/41 To amend the resolution of the FIDE Council CM1-2023/44 as follows: “To recommend the application of the Tonga Chess Federation for the ratification by the General Assembly”. To confirm that Tonga Chess Federation is eligible to receive FIDE Development Fund support according to PDC programs starting from August 2, 2023.
CM2-2023/42 To approve the FIDE Questionnaire for National Federations applying for FIDE Membership.
CM2-2023/43 To note the report of the FIDE Special Envoys on the situation in Bulgarian chess.
CM2-2023/44 To note the report of the Reverse Delegate on South Africa.
CM2-2023/45 To approve FIDE Policy on Transgender Chess Players Registration, effective from August 21, 2023.
CM2-2023/46 To note FIDE 100 Years Anniversary update.
CM2-2023/47 To announce the dates of the next meeting of the FIDE Council in due course.
CM2-2023/48 To announce the dates and venue of the FIDE General Assembly in due course.