AALL Bylaws Ballot Results

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Wednesday, October 31, 2012

At its July 2012 meeting, pursuant to Section XII of the AALL Bylaws, the Executive Board approved proposed changes to the bylaws for recommendation to and adoption by the membership. These proposed bylaws amendments were sent to members for a vote by electronic ballot on October 1. The ballot closed at 11:59 p.m. CDT on October 30.

There were 1,182 ballots returned, and the results are as follows:

Article IV. Membership. Section 1. Categories of Membership. and Section 2. Rights of Membership.

Yes, with 596 votes in favor or 50.64 percent of the vote

Article XI. Chapters. Section 5. Bylaws.

Yes, with 957 votes in favor or 81.73 percent of the vote

Article XIII. Rules of Order.

Yes, with 1,048 votes in favor or 89.34 percent of the vote

Thank you to all members who participated in the voting.


Deborah Rusin
AALL Secretary