Vote on the 2014 Bylaws changes below.

As mentioned at the 2014 NRG conference,  a few changes have been proposed to the bylaws after the acquisition of Model Ship World.

Listed below are the proposed changes.  Please select YES to adopt these changes or NO if you wish not to implement them.  You must be a dues paying member of the NRG to vote on these Bylaws changes.  Fill Out the form after reading the proposed changes and then hit the SUBMIT button.   Votes must be received by 1-31-2015

If you would like to first read through the current bylaws,  they can be downloaded HERE


Add Section 2 to Article I.

            SECTION 2 – Associate Member

Any person, foreign or domestic, desiring membership in the NRG who is a registered member in good standing of Model Ship World shall be admitted without regard to age, gender, race, nationality, color or creed upon application.  An Associate member is automatically converted to a Regular Member upon payment of the annual dues.

 

Add the word “Associate” to Article I Section 5C.

C.  Associate, Honorary and Life members shall not be required to pay dues. 

 

Add Section 5F to Article I.

F.  Associate Members are not eligible to vote in NRG elections.

 

Add Sections 6B and 6C to Article I.

B.  Honorary and Life Membership in the NRG may be revoked for the following reasons:

1.    Failure to pay for goods or services provided by a vendor advertising in the Journal.

2.    Failure to conduct good faith transactions with another NRG member.

3.    The involved Member will be given written notice, via surface or electronic mail, of the intent for revocation of membership.  The Member will have thirty (30) days to respond to the notice of revocation.

4.    In case of a dispute, the Board would solicit written testimony from involved parties and render a decision.

5.    Revocation of Membership would require unanimous consent of the Board.

 

C.  Associate Membership in the NRG may be revoked for the following reasons:

1.    Failure to pay for goods or services provided by a vendor advertising in the Journal or MSW.

2.    Failure to conduct good faith transactions with another NRG member.

3.    Loss of membership in MSW.

4.    The involved Member will be given electronic mail notice of revocation.

5.    There is no appeal process

6.    Loss of Associate Membership does not prevent said individual from applying for Regular Membership in the NRG.

  

2014 NRG Bylaws Changes- online voter submission form

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