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General Board

General Board

Constitution & Term of Office

The General Board shall be composed of the President, First Vice President, Second Vice President, Secretary General, the Treasurer and the Past President (these 6 positions also forming the Executive Board), the Chairperson of each Standing Committee, the Chairperson of the Editorial Board and the upcoming Meeting Chairperson. The Meeting Chairperson will be appointed by the Executive Board.  These General Board Members shall have voting rights. The Executive Director shall attend the meetings of the General Board but shall not have voting rights. The total number of members of the General Board shall vary with the number of Standing Committees established by the General Board. The regular term of office of the members of the General Board shall be one term with possibility of one 1-term re-election, respecting the election process laid down in Section 6, a-f, except for Second Vice President, First Vice President, President and Past President, where the term of office is limited to a maximum of 1 term. Term means the interval between two regular World Congresses. If any of the above posts should become vacant for any reason the General Board shall appoint a person to assume the relevant duties. The appointee should be a current member of the respective Standing Committee where the position became vacant. The appointee shall complete the term of office of his/her predecessor.

Duties and Functions

The General Board shall:

General Board 2016 – 2018

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