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Remove Article I, Section 1(d) Name and Jurisdiction in the Bylaws for Units of the NAACP

WHEREAS, young adult councils as a unit of the NAACP dilute the strength of branches; and

WHEREAS, there currently exists a standing young adult committee of branches that serves the same function as young adult councils; and

WHEREAS, young adult committees are a better mechanism to integrate and increase the activities and interests of young adults in the branches;

THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that young adult council shall be deleted as a standing unit of the NAACP and young adult council shall be deleted from the Bylaws for Units of the NAACP in the following sections:

  •  Article I, Section 1(d)-page 1
  • Article 11, Section 1(e)-page 4
  • Article 111, Section 3(d)-page 11
  • Article IV, Section 6-page 17-18
  • Article V, Section 3(d)-page 22
  • Article V, Section 4(e)-page 24
  • Article VI, Secticin2(d)-page 30
  • Article VI, Section 3(d)-page 32
  • Article VII, Section 3(10-a) page 36
  • Article VIII, Section 1(d)-page 39
  •  Article VIII, Section 4(f)-page 43
  •  Article IX, Section 5-page 74-7
Derrick Lewis - Youth & College Hero

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