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DEPARTMENT EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED ADOPTION

AMERICAN LEGION

POST 254

COLLINWOOD, TN

Resolution: 2018-13

Title: Amend Article VII Section 9 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 9 of The American Legion, Department of Tennessee Constitution currently states, “The Department Commander shall, following election, appoint a Department Chaplain, a Department Judge Advocate, a Department Historian, a Department Service Officer and a Department Sergeant at Arms, such officers to hold office at the pleasure of the appointing authority”; and

WHEREAS, The Department Commander appoints Chairmen and Committeemen to the Americanism Committee, Veterans Affairs and Rehabilitation Committee, National Security Committee, Children and Youth Committee, Internal Affairs, Finance Committee, and Legislative Committee to complete their administration; 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 9 of The American Legion, Department of Tennessee Constitution shall read; The Department Commander shall, following their election, appoint a Department Chaplain, Department Judge Advocate, Department Historian, Department Service Officer, Department Sergeant at Arms, and other Chairmen and Committeemen, required to fill their administration and perform the mission of The American Legion, Department of Tennessee

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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