CONSTITUTION

ARTICLE I

NAME

The name of this organization shall be The Bracewell Reunion.

 

ARTICLE II

PURPOSE

The purpose of this organization shall be to promote closer fellowship among the Bracewell family and kin.

 

ARTICLE III

OFFICERS AND THEIR ELECTION

There shall be a president, a vice-president, a secretary-treasurer, and a
reporter, elected from the membership, annually, being nominated by
the recommendations committee.  Additional nominations may be made from the floor.

 

ARTICLE IV

MEMBERSHIP

Anyone may be a member of this organization who is related by blood and/or marriage.

 

ARTICLE V

ORGANIZATION

In order to carry out the purpose and objectives of this organization,
committees, hereinafter designated and described, shall be established and maintained.
 
The members of these committees shall be composed of persons properly
qualified to fill the positions insofar as possible and shall all, except the
recommendations committee, be appointed by the president, unless
otherwise designated, who shall at the time of appointment designate a
chairman of each committee from the members appointed to that committee.
 
All committee members shall hold office for one year after which time they
are eligible for re-appointment.  However, the recommendations committee
members hold office only by election.

 

ARTICLE VI

RATIFICATION

This constitution is in full force and effect when it shall have been ratified by a majority vote of qualified voters.

 

ARTICLE VII

AMENDMENTS

This constitution may be amended by a two-thirds majority vote of members
properly qualified to vote and who are present at any annual meeting,
provided said amendment has been submitted in writing to the membership
at an annual meeting preceding at least one year the meeting during
which the vote is to be taken.

ARTICLE VIII

COMPOSITION OF ELECTORATE
Whenever “qualified voters” or voting are mentioned in this
document, this shall be construed to mean members of the organization who are at least 18
years of age.

                                                    

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