The Local Sections Committee shall be responsible for the proper conduct of the Local Sections. The committee shall cooperate with individuals and groups interested in the formation of Sections, assisting them in the preparation of a petition, and in other organizational and operating procedures (see also R17.3).
This committee shall be composed of not fewer than six (6) nor more than twelve (12) Fellows, Members, Student, Emeritus, or Honorary Life Members, each appointed to a three (3) year term, with the terms of approximately one-third (1/3) of the members expiring at the close of each Annual Meeting. In addition, the chair of each Local Section, or a representative designated by the chair, shall be an ex officio member of this committee. At least one appointed member of the committee shall be on the Board of Directors. At least one (1) of the appointed members shall be a student member. At least one (1) of the appointed members shall be a non-U.S. resident. A quorum shall consist of appointed and/or ex officio members equal to a majority of the appointed members.
Committee Chair: Robert F. Penn
Last updated April 18, 2014, 11:06am CDT.