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ASA Bylaws

Article I – Membership and Dues

Section 1 – Eligibility for Membership
Section 2 – Membership Categories
Section 3 – Life Members
Section 4 – Compliance with Code of Ethics
Section 5 – Failure to Pay Dues
Section 6 – Membership Year
Section 7 – International Members

Article II – Elections and Voting

Section 1 – ASA Officers
Section 2 – Committee on Nominations
Section 3 – Timing of Annual Ballot
Section 4 – Determining Election Outcome
Section 5 – Executive Office Role
Section 6 – Destruction of Ballots
Section 7 – Council Authority
Section 8 – Member Resolutions

Article III – Officers

Section 1 – President
Section 2 – Vice President
Section 3 – Secretary
Section 4 – Executive Officer
Section 5 – Council
Section 6 – Action Between Meetings
Section 7 – Teleconfereing

Article IV – Publications

Section 1 – Committee on Publications
Section 2 – Editors
Section 3 – Editorial Boards
Section 4 – Editor Responsibilities
Section 5 – Rejection of Papers
Section 6 – Publication of News and Notes

Article V – Committees

Section 1 – Committee on Publications
Section 2 – Committee on Nominations
Section 3 – Program Committee
Section 4 – Committee on Executive Office and Budget
Section 5 – Committee on Sections
Section 6 – Committee on Professional Ethics
Section 7 – Committee on Awards
Section 8 – Committee on Committees
Section 9 – Committee Budgets
Section 10 – Committee Reports
Section 11 – Members of Committees

Article VI – Sections

Section 1 – Eligibility for Membership
Section 2 – Section BylawsSection 3 – Sections and Executive Office

Article VII – Executive Office and Budget

Section 1 – Annual Budget
Section 2 – Budget Binding on Executive Office
Section 3 – Annual Audit

Article VIII – Amendments

Section 1 – Requirements to Amend the Bylaws
Section 2 – Proposal of Amendments

Chronology of Changes