The Trustees of the Friends of the Vermont State House are recommending for adoption by the full membership a revised set of bylaws, to be voted on at the annual meeting on November 13, 2007. The meeting is open to participation by all who support the mission of the Friends and will be held in the Senate Chamber of the Vermont State House from 2:00-4:00 p.m.
The primary changes to the bylaws are:
•designation of officers as chair and possible co-chair, rather than president and possible co-president
•clarification that membership in the Friends is open to all who support and contribute to the organization’s mission
•specifying that there must be a minimum of 8 trustees
•specifying that proposed changes to the bylaws be posted on the website no less than 14 days prior to the meeting at which they will be considered
Click here for a copy of the draft by-laws.