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FIDE General Assembly 2022 – List of decisions

The FIDE Congress 2022 took place in Chennai, India between 31 July 2022 and 09 August 2022 as part of the Chess Olympiad 2022. Part of the FIDE Congress was the FIDE General Assembly, with the FIDE elections on the Agenda. The list of decisions of the 2022 FIDE General Assembly can be found below:

GA-2022/01 To approve Treasurer’s report
GA-2022/02 To approve the Verification Commission’s report
GA-2022/03 To discharge the Treasurer from the responsibilities for the financial year 2021
GA-2022/04 To re-appoint Ernst & Young as External Auditor for annual audit of FIDE accounts for 2022.
GA-2022/05 To elect three Scrutineers: Mr. George Kweku Arko-Dadzie, Mr. Ragai Al Susi and Ms. N. Rob.
GA-2022/06 To note the results of the completed elections in Zones and Continents
GA-2022/07 To note that the ticket B. Kouatly-I.Wilkinson has withdrawn from the FIDE Presidential elections.
GA-2022/08 To elect Mr. A. Dvorkovich as FIDE President and Mr. A. Viswanathan as FIDE Deputy President.
GA-2022/09 To elect the following as FIDE Vice-Presidents: Sheikh Saud bin Adulaziz Al Mualla (UAE), Ms. Xie Jun (CHN), Mr. Georgios Makropoulos (GRE), Mr. Michael Khodarkovsky (USA)
GA-2022/10 To elect the following FIDE President’s nominations: Mr. Mahir Mammedov (AZE) – Vice-President, Mr. Joran Aullin-Jansson (NOR) – Vice-President, Ms. Zhu Chen (QAT) – Treasurer, Mr. Olalekan Adeyemi (NGR) – Vice-President, Mr. Mario Antonio Ramirez Barahas (MEX) – Vice-President/Secretary of the Council
GA-2022/11 To elect the following members of the Constitutional Commission: Mr. Daniel Florea (ROU), Ms. Ivy Amoko (UGA).
GA-2022/12 To elect the following member of the Ethics and Disciplinary Commission: Mr. Pedro Dominguez (DOM)
GA-2022/13 To mandate the FIDE Council to approve the FIDE Budget 2023.
GA-2022/14 To approve the update of the Financial Rules regarding tournament fees. 
GA-2022/15 To approve the Mitropa Chess Association as an affiliated member of FIDE. 
GA-2022/16 To readmit the ASEAN Chess Association as an affiliated member of FIDE. 
GA-2022/17 To approve editorial/minor/technical changes in the Laws of Chess.
GA-2022/18 To approve the proposal of the English Chess Federation in respect of the proposed change in the FIDE Charter regarding Article 9.4
GA-2022/19 To reject the proposals of the Papua New Guinea Chess Federation in respect of the proposed changes in the FIDE Charter, regarding Associate Member Federations and Membership.
GA-2022/20 To approve the Constitutional Commission’s report.
GA-2022/21 To award the organization of the Chess Olympiad 2026 to the city of Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
GA-2022/22 To note the reports of the Continental Presidents
GA-2022/23 To task the FIDE Council to finalize the issue in respect of the missing FIDE President Mr. Augusto Muro (ARG) for a period 1939-1946.
GA-2022/24 To revert the matter in respect of a GM title for Ms. E. Paehtz (GER) to the FIDE Council to seek a systemic solution allowing to resolve such cases.
GA-2022/25 To approve the title of Honorary members to Messrs. S. Bouaziz (TUN), J. Vega (GUA), V. Hort (GER), A. Tolentino (PHI), K. Jungwirth (AUT).
GA-2022/26 To mandate the FIDE Council to further explore and decide on the matter of non-admission of the Russian and Belarusian teams to FIDE events.
GA-2022/27 To approve the usage of a title Vice-President / Secretary of the Council for the respective Member of the Council.

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