Draft Order

Learn more about the draft Order that establishes the framework for the CMU Checkoff. We anticipate a final version of the Order in the near future as well as specifics about how and when to vote. Key highlights to watch for include:
  • Definition of the concrete masonry units that will be assessed
  • Process of board appointments
  • Powers and duties of the board
  • Required reporting by the Board
  • Required independent evaluation of programs every five years
  • Confidential treatment of financial information
  • Process of termination or amendment of the program

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Design Escapes
The CMU Checkoff Initiative was created by producers frustrated with continual loss of market share. That frustration was compounded when program ideas surfaced that could drive demand, but there was no way to fund multi-year, well-funded programs that would change outdated perceptions of CMU.

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