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DEPARTMENT EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED ADOPTION

AMERICAN LEGION

POST 254

COLLINWOOD, TN

Resolution: 2018-07

Title: Amend Article V Section 6 of the Constitution of the Department of Tennessee

Origin: Sgt Donnie E. Horton Post 254

Submitted by: Stephen T. Weismann

WHEREAS, The American Legion, Department of Tennessee Constitution and Bylaws was last revised June 26, 2004; and

WHEREAS, Article V Section 6 currently states the Resolution Committee may initiate a resolution with the Department Executive Committee; and

WHEREAS, The Department Executive Committee is empowered and authorized to amend the Department Constitution; and

WHEREAS, The Constitution and Bylaws Committee considers all Amendments to the Department Constitution to be referred to the Department Executive Committee; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, by Post 254, The American Legion, Department of Tennessee, in a regular meeting assembled on November 7, 2018, That Article V Section 6 of The American Legion, Department of Tennessee Constitution shall read; All resolutions to be considered at a Department Executive Committee Meeting or a Department Convention shall be submitted to the Department Adjutant at least twenty (20) days in advance of the meeting or convention at which they are to be considered, and to the Chairman of the Resolutions Committee at least fifteen (15) days in advance of the meeting or convention at which they are to be considered, unless these time limits are waived by a majority vote of the Resolutions Committee.  The Department Executive Committee, the Constitution and Bylaws Committee or the Resolution Committee may initiate a resolution at Mid-Winter or the Department Convention as a Committee Resolution

This is to certify that the above resolution was adopted by Sgt. Donnie E. Horton American Legion Post 254 on November 7, 2018.


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