Wednesday, January 23, 2013
ADVISORY COMMITTEE APPROVES REMOVAL OF TERM LIMITS FOR UCO OFFICERS
The following proposed amendments to the UCO Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws were approved today by the Advisory Committee:
ARTICLES of INCORPORATION
UNITED CIVIC ORGANIZATION, INC.
A Not-for-Profit Mutual Benefit Corporation under Chapter 617 F.S.
The Articles of Incorporation for UCO are amended as follows:
The affairs of UCO shall be managed and administered by a president,
first, second and third four (4) vice-presidents, treasurer, corresponding secretary and recording secretary. ;except that during the initial year there shall be not more than three vice-presidents who need not be designated as first, second, or third, and except further, that there may be one one recording secretary. The officers shall be elected for two (2) year terms by the members as set out in the bylaws. annually by the Assembly of Delegates. The names and addresses of the officers who are to serve until the first election under these articles and their successors shall have been elected and installed or until their earlier resignation, removal from office or death, are as follows:
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BYLAWS OF THE UNITED CIVIC ORGANIZATION, INC.
The UCO Bylaws are amended as follows:
. . . No member shall hold more than one office at a time, and no officer shall be term limited as of the effective date of this amendment.
President or Vice President shall be eligible to serve more than two consecutive two-year terms in the same office. Each shall hold office until his successor has been elected and installed, or until his earlier resignation, removal from office or death. The Vice Presidents shall serve staggered two-year terms. . . .
These will now progress to the Officers Committee for consideration.