Proposed Bylaws Amendments

Bylaws Amendment #1

ACTION:  To amend the AASL Bylaw, Article VI, Section 1, Meetings.

CURRENT LANGUAGE:

Article VI. Meetings (of members) 

Section 1. Annual Membership Meeting
The Annual Membership Meeting of the AASL shall be held in conjunction with the Annual Conference of ALA. 

PROPOSED LANGUAGE:

Article VI. Meetings (of members) 

Section 1. Annual Membership Meeting
The Annual Membership Meeting of the AASL shall be held prior to the Annual Conference of ALA. 

Bylaws Amendment #2

ACTION:  To amend the AASL Bylaw, Article V, Nominations and Elections, Section 2, Leadership Development Committee.

CURRENT LANGUAGE:

Article V. Nominations and Elections

Section 2. Leadership Development Committee
A committee of five (5) or more members shall be appointed by the AASL president-elect. No member of the AASL Board of Directors shall be a member of the Leadership Development Committee. 

PROPOSED LANGUAGE:

Article V. Nominations and Elections 

Section 2. Leadership Development Committee
A committee of seven (7) or more members shall be automatic appointments from the following positions- AASL Immediate Past President, Chair, Affiliate Assembly Immediate Past Chair, Knowledge Quest Editorial Board Member (appointed by editorial board vote), three immediate past section chairs, two “public members” not serving as any AASL elected official, and one active board of directors member.