CONSTITUTION AND BY-LAWS

Philadelphia Continental Chapter

Pennsylvania Society Sons of the

American Revolution

 

 

Constitution & By-Laws Jan 9, 2012

 

 

Summary Description of Changes to the Constitution

as approved by the Board of Management on June 21, 2018, and to be

considered for adoption by the members of the Chapter on October 2, 2018

 

Constitution

1.         Art. III, Sec. 4. Updated provisions regarding types of membership to conform to the By-laws of the National Society
     and the Pennsylvania Society.

 

2.         Art. VIII, Sec. 1. Reduces to four (4) the mandated number of meetings each year of the members of the Chapter.

 3.         Art. VIII, Sec. 6. Reduces to two (2) the mandated number of meetings each year of the Board of Management.

 4.         Art. VIII, Sec. 8. Clarifies the methods by which notices may be provided, specifically to include notices sent by e-
       mail to those members reasonably believed to have e-mail addresses.

 

 


Summary Description of Changes to the By-Laws

as amended and restated by the Board of Management on June 21, 2018

 

By-Laws 

5.         Art. XI. Eliminated the office of the Surgeon.

 

6.         Art. XV, Sec. 3. Eliminated special treatment of dues for Life Members over the age of 65.

 7.         Art. XV, Sec. 3a, 3b, and 3c. Clarifies the treatment of members of the Children of the American Revolution (“CAR”)
      who are also Junior Members of the Chapter or who transfer in to the Chapter when they age out of CAR.

 8.         Art. XVII. Clarifies the procedures for amending the By-Laws.

 9.         Passim. Various stylistic and grammatical changes.

Constitution & By-Laws June 21, 2018