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BAM Special GBM

November 4 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm CST

Free

Executive Committee of the Bengali Association of Minnesota would like to hold a Special General Body Meeting to decide upon the adoption of its new constitution. This meeting will be held as per the schedule below.

Day and date:       Sunday, November 4, 2018.
Venue:                  HCL Southdale Ethel Berry Room
Time:                    3 – 4:30 pm. (tentative)

Agenda:

  1. Welcome address by the President
  2. Address by the CRC Chair
  3. Discussion and Q &A
  4. Proceedings for adoption of the new constitution
  5. Adjourn

Background 

The voting members of the BAM at the 2016 General Body Meeting held on 3rdDec 2016 at Edina Library, Edina, Mn, authorized the BAM Executive Committee to review the original BAM Constitution Articles and Bylaws and amend, update, and restate its provisions. Pursuant to this authorization, the BAM Executive Committee formed the Constitution Revisit Committee (CRC) on 18th aug, 2017 to review the original BAM Constitution Articles and Bylaws, and draft a revised BAM Constitution Articles and Bylaws containing amendments, updates, and restatements necessary.
After consultation with counsel and several months of deliberation, the CRC presented a draft revised BAM Constitution Articles and Bylaws to the Executive Committee on 25th Sep, 2018.

Draft Constitution

BAM Constitution Revisit Committee is publishing the draft constitution to the registered BAM membership for review and comment.

Attached are the ballot, the full version of the constitution and a highlight of the new constitution compared to the current, for easier understanding.


In case you have not voted yet, please fill out the attached ballot, sign and send a copy back to CRC@mnbangali.org by October 30, 2018.

If you have any suggestion or feedback, or have questions about the draft, please write to crc@mnbangali.org with reference to the Article/Bylaw, Section/Sub-section.

Details

Date:
November 4
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Southdale Library
7001 York Ave S
Edina, MN 55435 United States
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Phone:
(612) 543-5900

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