Resolution to amend the Democrats Abroad Charter by clarifying membership verification requirements


Proposed by Quaide Williams (Chair, Germany)


BE IT RESOLVED, that Section 5.4(d) of the Democrats Abroad Charter shall be amended as follows:


(d)               The Executive Committee shall establish from time to time the methods and procedures to be used by the Country Committees to verify and certify membership for all purposes under this Charter, with the maximum accuracy reasonably possible for an association such as Democrats Abroad. Verified membership in Democrats Abroad shall require physical or electronic verification within a definite time of the January 31st database deadline of Section 5.4(f). The time period and the criteria for physical or electronic verification shall be established from time to time by the Executive Committee, provided that the time period shall be no more than four (4) years from the database deadline.



Proposed: March 10, 2017