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Resignation or death. All rights and privileges of any member shall terminateupon resignation or death. 2.
Expulsion. The Board of Trustees shall have power to expel a member in anycategory for gross misconduct after the member has been given a due process.The member will be given a notice in writing of the allegation and will have the privilege of a hearing before the Board ofTrustees. An affirmative vote by a majority of the Board of Trustees will be necessary for such expulsion. The decision of theBoard of Trustees shall be final. Upon such expulsion, all rights and privileges of the member shall be forfeited andterminated.
ARTICLE VI- INTERNAL STRUCTURE AND ORGANIZATION
The Chapter shall have the following three major components: 1.
The General Membership, consisting of duly registered and paying membersAccording to the provisions herein. This will be the supreme authority in the Chapter, wielding absolute power on the conductof the affairs of the Chapter. It may, however, for smoother running of its affairs, delegate this authority to various componentsas outlined herein. 2.
The Board of Trustees shall act as the overseer of the Chapter. It shall consist ofactive members of the Chapter. In this capacity, the trustees shall be the ”ombudsmen” on behalf of the general membershipand shall act to preserve, protect the Chapter when threatened to be dissolved. 3.
The Executive committee shall consist of elected officers of the Chapter whichAre; The President, President-elect, Secretary, Treasurer and five members-at-large. Past President will be an ex-officiomember. A.
The Executive Committee will decide on the number and type ofFunctional committees. B.
The Executive Committee will appoint various committees. C. It shall control the management of the affairs of the Chapter and shallbe responsible for proposing the budget at the annual meeting forapproval purposes. D. It shall have the control of all funds and property of the Chapter aslimited by the bylaws and shall act for the Chapter as a whole betweensessions and meetings of the general membership.
ARTICLE VII- OFFICERS AND ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES
The officers of this Chapter shall be a President, President-Elect, Secretary and