Chapter VII – Adoption and Amendment of Bylaws




These Bylaws may be amended at any meeting of the Association, duly called, by a two-thirds (2/3) majority vote of its members present, provided that the amendment shall have been submitted in writing; and, further provided that the full text of the amendment shall have been provided to such members electronically, by U.S. Postal Service, or by another reputable postal courier not less than sixty (60) days prior to the date of the meeting at which its adoption is to be voted upon.

These Bylaws, and any other subsequent amendments thereto, shall become effective upon their adoption, unless a specific effective date is determined to allow for easier implementation.

Adopted this 17th day of April, 1985, at Kansas City, Missouri.

Revised September, 1986, at Denver, Colorado

Revised October, 1987, at New Orleans, Louisiana

Revised October, 1995, at Las Vegas, Nevada

Revised October, 2004, at Orlando, Florida

Revised September, 2007, at San Francisco, California

Revised October 6, 2014 at San Antonio, Texas

Revised November 2, 2015 at Washington, DC

Revised October 17, 2016 at Denver, CO

Revised October 16, 2017 at Atlanta, GA