Leadership Member Obligations

Result: PASSED, with following text added under Article 7, Section 3:

A local officer who is no longer a member in good standing shall be privately notified and given at least two (2) weeks to renew membership prior to a recall or removal vote. 

The following text was added under Article 3, Section 1:

[...]Non-members may participate in Local work and attend Local meetings, but may not run or vote in Local officer elections, Local Subgroup officer elections, or the Annual Convention.

ARTICLE III. Membership

Section 1. Membership

[...]Non-members may participate in Local work and attend Local meetings, but may not run or vote in Local elections, Local Subgroup elections, or the Annual Convention.

ARTICLE VII. Local Officer Elections

Section 3. Recalls

Nonfeasance shall be defined as an ongoing or repeated failure to execute Officer duties and maintain regular contact with other Local Officers, without making arrangements to be replaced or voluntarily stepping down from the position, or failure to maintain membership.

ARTICLE IV. Local Meetings

Section 7. Local Subgroup Officer Elections

All Local Subgroup Officers shall be elected by the membership of the Local Subgroup and serve for a term of one year. During local subgroup officer elections, subgroups shall facilitate election and ensure candidates and voting members are in good standing. The quorum for a Local Subgroup election shall be 25 Group Members. Voting periods must be at least one (1) week, and no longer than three (3) weeks.