May 15, 1978
ARTICLE XII - AMENDMENTS
Amendments to this Constitution or the By-Lams must be received in writing by the
Executive Secretary, signed by five Regular Members, at least 90 days prior to the Annual
Meeting. He/she will mail copies of all proposed Amendments to all members at least 60 days
prior to the Annual Meeting.
All Amendments will be discussed at the Annual Meeting, and if approved by a 2 3
majority of those present will be submitted to the full membership by written ballot. The
Executive Secretary will mail a ballot containing all such Amendments to all Regular Members
within 30 days of the Annual Meeting.
One argument for the amendment may be written by one or more of the Regular Members
signing the amendment, and one against the amendment by one or more Regular members
appointed by the President, each to be no more than four typewritten pages. These will be mailed
with the copy of the amendment and the ballot.
All ballots received back within 45 days of the mailing will be counted. A 3/4 majority of
all Regular Members is necessary for an Amendment to be adopted.
Article III of the By-Laws is not subject to amendment without written approval of C&C
Yachts and North Sails.