Article VI – Executive Committee
     
Section I. The Executive Committee shall consist of the officers.
     
Section II.
The Executive Committee shall:
a.
Be responsible for the management of the association.
b.
Authorize expenditures within the limits of the budget.
c.
Suggest policies for consideration of the membership.
d.
Establish such committee as may be necessary.
e.
Act on reports of committees.
f.
Adopt rules for governing the conduct of meetings as are consistent with this Constitution and By-Laws.
g.
Have the power to determine policy of the association dealing with the administration of the association not defined in this Constitution and By-Laws as belonging to the general membership.
h.
Shall recommend to the general membership for a secret ballot vote any change in the amount of association dues.
     
Article VII – Amendments
     
Amendments to the Constitution must be approved by a two-third majority vote of the membership attending any regular meeting of the general membership or special meeting of the general membership called for this purpose.
     
By-Laws
     
Article I - Meetings
     
Section I. Executive Committee
   
The Executive Committee shall meet at least two (2) times a year at the request of the president or majority of the members of the Executive Committee.
     
Section II. General Membership
   
General membership meetings shall be held at least two (2) times a year or at the call of at least two of the members.
     
Section III. Contract Ratification
   
A special meeting of those members of the association who are members of the bargaining unit shall be called by the president for the purpose of approving any negotiated contract. A majority vote of those members present shall be required to ratify or approve any such contract.
     
Section IV. The order of business at any regular meeting shall be as follows:
   
a.
Call to order
 
b.
Reading of the minutes
 
c.
Correspondence
 
d.
Report of the Treasurer
 
e.
Reports of committees
 
f.
New Business
 
e.
Program
 
f.
Adjournment

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