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DEPARTMENT EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED ADOPTION

AMERICAN LEGION

POST 254

COLLINWOOD, TN

 

Resolution: 2018-09

Title: Amend Article VII Section 3 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 VII Section 3 covers the nomination and election of the Department Commander, National Executive Committeeman, Alternate National Executive Committeeman, and District Commanders; and

WHEREAS, Article VII Section 3 does not account for the nomination and election of the Department Vice Commanders; 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 VII Section 3 of The American Legion, Department of Tennessee Constitution shall read; District Commanders shall be nominated and elected at their respective District Convention held in their respective divisions at least 30 days prior to the Annual Convention, but cannot serve until properly installed at the immediate Department Convention.  All elections conducted for the Department Commander, National Executive Committeeman, Alternate National Executive Committeeman, Department Vice Commanders, and District Commanders will be held on a delegate basis, with voting strength based on current paid membership plus those Post 2000 transfers completed during the current membership cycle as of the day of the nomination and election

 

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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