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Page 9 - Upon the written request of five members, that, for cause stated any member be expelled, the Board of Directors shall consider the matter, and, if they deem it best, shall advise the member that his resignation will be accepted. He shall, however, have the right to demand and receive a copy of the charges against him, and shall have a reasonable time to present a written defense.
Page 9 - Any person whose dues are more than three months in arrears shall be notified by the Secretary. Should his dues not be paid when they become six months in arrears, he shall lose the right to vote or to receive the publications of the Society. Should his dues become nine months in arrears, he shall again be notified in form prescribed by the Board of Direction, and if such dues become one year in arrears, he shall forfeit his • connection with the Society.
Page 14 - Secretary shall make a list of the voters from whom ballots are received, which list shall be open to inspection by all Corporate Members. A voter may withdraw his ballot, and may substitute another, at any time before the polls close.
Page 11 - Constitution and by rules to be prescribed by the Board of Direction. He shall make an annual report and such other reports as may be prescribed by the Board of Direction. The Board of Direction shall secure a satisfactory surety for the faithful performance of his duties by the Treasurer, and shall renew the same during the month of January of each year. 4. — The Secretary shall be a Corporate Member of the Society. He...
Page 11 - Society are carefully collected, and without loss transferred to the custody of the Treasurer. He shall carefully scrutinize all expenditures, and use his best endeavor to secure economy in the administration of the Society. He shall personally certify the accuracy of all bills or vouchers on which money is to be paid...
Page 11 - The Treasurer shall receive all moneys and deposit the same in the name of the Society. He shall invest all funds not needed for current disbursements, as shall be ordered by the Board of Direction. He shall pay all bills, when certified and audited, as provided by this Constitution and by rules to be prescribed by the Board of Direction.
Page 10 - A vacancy in the office of President shall be filled by the VicePrésident, who is senior by age.
Page 11 - He shall personally certify the accuracy of all bills or vouchers on which money is to be paid, and shall countersign the checks drawn by the Treasurer against the funds of the Society, when such drafts are known to him to be proper and duly authorized by the Finance Committee.
Page 11 - The Vice-Presidents, in order of seniority, shall preside at meetings in the absence...
Page 9 - Direction may, for sufficient cause, temporarily excuse from payment of annual dues any member who from ill health, advanced age, or other good reason assigned, is unable to pay such dues ; and the Board may remit the whole or part of dues in arrears, or accept in lieu thereof...