THE GENERAL CODE OF ELECTIONS OF THEALLIANCE OF YOUNG NURSE LEADERS AND ADVOCATESINTERNATIONAL, INC.
The Commission of Nominations & Elections of the Alliance of Young Nurse Leadersand Advocates International, Inc, by virtue of the authority vested on the Commissionunder Article VIII of the Constitution and By-Laws of the Association, herebypromulgates this Election Code.
ARTICLE 1GENERAL PROVISIONSSection 1. Title.
This Code shall be known as the General Code of Elections of the Alliance of Young Nurse Leaders and Advocates International, Inc. hereinafter termedas the Election Code.
Section 2. Fundamental Principles.
The participation of members in the governanceand activities of an association and in the selection of its leaders is vital to the life of anorganization such as the Alliance of Young Nurse Leaders and Advocates International,Inc. Every effort should be exerted, therefore, to encourage maximum participation inthe elections and to reduce problems and anomalies attendant to the electoral process.
Section 3.Scope and Applicability of this Code.
This code shall define who shallhave the right to vote and to be voted upon, as well as the exercise of these rights.