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Article XV | AMENDMENTS

These Bylaws may be amended or revised by one of the following means:

(A) Annual Business Meeting-A vote may be conducted at an Annual Business Meeting where the Board Members are notified of the proposed changes in writing electronically at least forty (30) days prior to such meeting. Votes will be counted if submitted (a) in person at the meeting, (b) through approved electronic means at least five business days in advance of the Annual Business Meeting, (c) by completing and submitting an approved proxy form at least five business days in advance of the Annual Business Meeting. The proposed changes shall be approved with a two-thirds vote of a Quorum of Board Members.

(B) By Electronic Vote-A vote may be conducted at anytime the Voting Members are notified of the proposed changes in writing by US Mail or electronically at least thirty (10) days in advance of the start of voting and then allowed at least thirty (20) days to vote on such matter through approved electronic means. The proposed changes shall be approved with a two-thirds vote of a Quorum of Board Members tallied after closing of the voting.

Amendments shall take effect immediately upon their adoption

Amendments may be proposed by the Board on its own initiative. All such proposed amendments can be presented by the Executive Director or Board to the membership, with or without recommendation.

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