Article XXI - Amendments of Bylaws
- Amendments by the Directors and Members. Amendements to these Bylaws may be
proposed by the Board of Directors by a two-thirds vote of those Board Members present and
voting. Following such proposal, these Bylaws may, at any duly constituted annual or
special meeting of the Membership, be amended by changing, altering, suspending,
supplementing or repealing the same, by sixty percent vote of the Voting Members present
and entitled to vote, but only if notice of a vote upon such proposed amendment has been
mailed to the Voting Members at least two (2) weeks prior to such meeting.
- Amendments by Directors. These Bylaws may also, except for this Section 21.B, be
amended by changing, altering, suspending, supplementing or repealing the same at any duly
constituted regular or special meeting of the Board of Directors, provided that any
amendment of these Bylaws by the Board of Directors shall be subject to rescission by a
majority of the Voting Members, and the Board of Directors shall not have any power to
re-adopt any amendment previously adopted by the Board of Directors which may have been
rescinded by the membership.
Amendment No. 6: Voted by the Board of Directors at Meeting in 1998. The office of
Association Treasurer shall be returned to Director Emeritus/Newsletter Editor Ray Gardner
and all records maintained at the current home office in Florida. TOA Bank Accounts
will remain in Haverhill, Mass. as established by former Treasurer, Terry Caron.