Bylaws Table of Contents

  • ARTICLE 1  OFFICES
    • SECTION 1. PRINCIPAL OFFICE
    • SECTION 2. CHANGE OF ADDRESS
    • SECTION 3. OTHER OFFICES
  • ARTICLE 2  PURPOSES
    • SECTION 1. OBJECTIVES AND PURPOSES
  • ARTICLE 3  NOTICES
    • SECTION 1. MEANS OF GIVING NOTICE
    • SECTION 2. TIME OF NOTICE
  • ARTICLE 4  DIRECTORS
    • SECTION 1. ELIGIBILITY AND NUMBER
    • SECTION 2. POWERS
    • SECTION 3. DUTIES
    • SECTION 4. TERMS OF OFFICE
    • SECTION 5. COMPENSATION
    • SECTION 6. RESTRICTION REGARDING INTERESTED DIRECTORS
    • SECTION 7. PLACE OF MEETINGS
    • SECTION 8. REGULAR AND ANNUAL MEETINGS
    • SECTION 9. SPECIAL MEETINGS
    • SECTION 10. NOTICE OF MEETINGS
    • SECTION 11. CONTENTS OF NOTICE
    • SECTION 12. WAIVER OF NOTICE AND CONSENT TO HOLDING MEETINGS
    • SECTION 13. QUORUM FOR MEETINGS
    • SECTION 14. MAJORITY ACTION AS BOARD ACTION
    • SECTION 15. CONDUCT OF MEETINGS
    • SECTION 16. ACTION BY UNANIMOUS WRITTEN CONSENT WITHOUT MEETING
    • SECTION 17. VACANCIES
    • SECTION 18. NON-LIABILITY OF DIRECTORS
    • SECTION 19. INDEMNIFICATION BY CORPORATION OF DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND OTHER AGENTS
    • SECTION 20. INSURANCE FOR CORPORATE AGENTS
    • SECTION 21. PROHIBITION AGAINST RETALIATION FOR LAWFUL REPORTING
    • SECTION 22. COMPLAINTS REGARDING CORPORATE ACTIVITY
  • ARTICLE 5  OFFICERS
    • SECTION 1. NUMBER OF OFFICERS
    • SECTION 2. QUALIFICATION, ELECTION, AND TERM OF OFFICE
    • SECTION 3. SUBORDINATE OFFICERS
    • SECTION 4. REMOVAL AND RESIGNATION
    • SECTION 5. VACANCIES
    • SECTION 6. DUTIES OF PRESIDENT
    • SECTION 7. DUTIES OF VICE PRESIDENT
    • SECTION 8. DUTIES OF SECRETARY
    • SECTION 9. DUTIES OF TREASURER
    • SECTION 10. COMPENSATION
  • ARTICLE 6  COMMITTEES
    • SECTION 1. COMMITTEES
    • SECTION 2. MEETINGS AND ACTION OF COMMITTEES
  • ARTICLE 7 EXECUTION OF INSTRUMENTS, DEPOSITS, AND FUNDS
    • SECTION 1. EXECUTION OF INSTRUMENTS
    • SECTION 2. CHECKS AND NOTES
    • SECTION 3. DEPOSITS
    • SECTION 4. GIFTS
  • ARTICLE 8  CORPORATE RECORDS, REPORTS, AND SEAL
    • SECTION 1. MAINTENANCE OF CORPORATE RECORDS
    • SECTION 2. CORPORATE SEAL
    • SECTION 3. DIRECTORS’ INSPECTION RIGHTS
    • SECTION 4. MEMBERS’ INSPECTION RIGHTS
    • SECTION 5. RIGHT TO COPY AND MAKE EXTRACTS
    • SECTION 6. ANNUAL REPORT
    • SECTION 7. ANNUAL STATEMENT OF SPECIFIC TRANSACTIONS TO MEMBERS
  • ARTICLE 9  FISCAL YEAR
    • SECTION 1. FISCAL YEAR OF THE CORPORATION
  • ARTICLE 10  CONFLICT OF INTEREST AND COMPENSATION APPROVAL POLICIES
    • SECTION 1. PURPOSE OF CONFLICT OF INTEREST POLICY
    • SECTION 2. DEFINITIONS
    • SECTION 3. CONFLICT OF INTEREST AVOIDANCE PROCEDURES
    • SECTION 4. RECORDS OF BOARD AND BOARD COMMITTEE PROCEEDINGS
    • SECTION 5. COMPENSATION APPROVAL POLICIES
    • SECTION 6. ANNUAL STATEMENTS
    • SECTION 7. PERIODIC REVIEWS
    • SECTION 8. USE OF OUTSIDE EXPERTS
  • ARTICLE 11  AMENDMENT OF BYLAWS
    • SECTION 1. AMENDMENT
  • ARTICLE 12  AMENDMENT OF ARTICLES
    • SECTION 1. AMENDMENT OF ARTICLES BEFORE ADMISSION OF MEMBERS
    • SECTION 2. AMENDMENT OF ARTICLES AFTER ADMISSION OF MEMBERS
  • ARTICLE 13  PROHIBITION AGAINST SHARING CORPORATE PROFITS AND ASSETS
    • SECTION 1. PROHIBITION AGAINST SHARING CORPORATE PROFITS AND ASSETS
  • ARTICLE 14  MEMBERS
    • SECTION 1. DETERMINATION AND RIGHTS OF MEMBERS
    • SECTION 2. QUALIFICATIONS OF MEMBERS
    • SECTION 3. ADMISSION OF MEMBERS
    • SECTION 4. FEES, DUES, AND ASSESSMENTS
    • SECTION 5. NUMBER OF MEMBERS
    • SECTION 6. MEMBERSHIP BOOK
    • SECTION 7. NON-LIABILITY OF MEMBERS
    • SECTION 8. NON-TRANSFERABILITY OF MEMBERSHIPS
    • SECTION 9. TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIP
    • SECTION 10. RIGHTS ON TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIP
    • SECTION 11. AMENDMENTS RESULTING IN THE TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIPS
  • ARTICLE 15  MEETINGS OF MEMBERS
    • SECTION 1. PLACE OF MEETINGS
    • SECTION 2. ANNUAL AND OTHER REGULAR MEETINGS
    • SECTION 3. SPECIAL MEETINGS OF MEMBERS
    • SECTION 4. NOTICE OF MEETINGS
    • SECTION 5. QUORUM FOR MEETINGS
    • SECTION 6. MAJORITY ACTION AS MEMBERSHIP ACTION
    • SECTION 7. VOTING RIGHTS
    • SECTION 8. PROXY VOTING
    • SECTION 9. CONDUCT OF MEETINGS
    • SECTION 10. ACTION BY WRITTEN BALLOT WITHOUT A MEETING
    • SECTION 11. REASONABLE NOMINATION AND ELECTION PROCEDURES
    • SECTION 12. ACTION BY UNANIMOUS WRITTEN CONSENT WITHOUT MEETING
    • SECTION 13. RECORD DATE FOR MEETINGS
  • ARTICLE 16  REMOVAL OF MEMBERS, DIRECTORS AND EXECUTIVE OFFICERS
    • SECTION 1. BASIS OF REMOVAL
    • SECTION 2. PROCEDURE FOR REMOVAL FROM EXECUTIVE OFFICE OR DIRECTORSHIP, OR TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIP
    • SECTION 3. DUE PROCESS RIGHTS
  • ARTICLE 17  AMATEUR RADIO EMERGENCY SERVICE® SPONSORSHIP