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Section 13 - Past Presidents.  Past Presidents, who successfully completed their elected term, are ex-officio members of the Board of Directors with authority to participate in meetings of the Board which they attend, and to vote on any questions or resolutions, and in any elections, and are considered in the quorum.

 

ARTICLE VI - COMMITTEES

Section 1 - Executive Committee. The officers of the Council and such other Directors as selected by the Board of Directors shall serve as the Executive Committee, and the President shall be its chairperson.  The scope of the Executive Committee's authority and responsibility shall be as delegated by the Board of Directors.

Section 2 - Membership Committee.  A Membership Committee shall be appointed each year.  The Committee shall include at least one Director from each region.  This committee's duties shall be to solicit new members within designated areas.  Further, with the approval of the President, regional Directors may appoint regional members to serve as members of subcommittees in their regions to follow-up with delinquent members who are late in paying their dues, and to solicit new members.

Section 3 - Nominating Committee.  A Nominating Committee shall be appointed each year to nominate one or more candidates for the offices of President Elect, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. The Committee shall consist of the President, Immediate Past President, and three Directors.

Section 4 - Conference and Program Committee.  A Conference and Program Committee shall be appointed each year.  This committee is responsible for planning of the subsequent year's national training conference program. The committee shall bring recommendations to the Board.

Section 5 - Bylaws Committee.  A Bylaws Committee shall be appointed each year to review proposed Bylaws changes.  This Committee will bring recommendations to the Board of Directors for its action at any such Board meeting as deemed appropriate, and shall be further charged with resolving any question regarding application of these Bylaws.  All such questions shall be submitted by resolution of the Board of Directors.

Section 6 - Finance Committee.  A Finance Committee shall be appointed each year.  The Treasurer shall sit as a member of this committee.  The Business Manager shall be an ex-officio member.  The committee shall prepare an annual operating budget and shall pursue long range financing.

Section 7 - Information Services Committee.  An Information Services Committee shall be appointed each year.  This Committee shall be responsible for the publication of the Council newsletter and such other publications as deemed appropriate by the Board of Directors.



 

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