AAPG House delegates will consider four bylaws changes proposed by the Constitution & Bylaws Committee, according to HoD Chairman David H. Hawk.
♦ Provide for Certified Members to be a new classification of membership in AAPG.
♦ Provide for termination of Student membership 24 months after termination of academic enrollment and reclassification of certain students as Associates 24 months after termination of academic enrollment.
♦ Provide for individuals occupying certain AAPG positions to be ineligible for certain honors and awards and for nomination to certain Association positions.
♦ Provides for gender-neutral references “chair” instead of “chairman” and “committee members” instead of “committeemen.”
The proposed bylaws have been made available to the House delegates and the membership via e-mail and is available on the AAPG website.
The C&BL Committee is chaired by Peter M. Lloyd and include members Donald D. Clarke, David J. Entzminger, Steven Goolsby, John R. Hogg and Dwight M. “Clint” Moore.