WELCOME TO THE AMERICAN LEGION

America's Largest Veterans Service Organization

myLegion.org Icon
Social IconsSocial IconsSocial IconsSocial IconsSocial Icons

DEPARTMENT EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED ADOPTION

AMERICAN LEGION

POST 254

COLLINWOOD, TN

 

Resolution: 2018-08

Title: Amend Article V Section 7 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 7 of the Department Constitution currently requires all resolutions presented to the Convention Resolution Committee to have approval of the respective Posts submitting the resolution; and

WHEREAS, The Department Executive Committee is empowered and authorized to amend the Department Constitution and does not require Post approval; and

WHEREAS, The Constitution and Bylaws Committee currently considers all amendments to the Department Constitution and should not require Post approval to initiate an amendment; and

WHEREAS, The Resolutions Committee may initiate a resolution 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 7 of The American Legion, Department of Tennessee shall read; All resolutions except those by the Department Executive Committee, the Constitution and Bylaws Committee and the Resolutions Committee presented to the Resolutions Committee must have the approval of the respective Posts submitting the resolution.  Such resolutions must be signed by both the Commander and the Adjutant of the submitting Post

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


TOP