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ARTICLE XVI AMENDMENTS

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The Bylaws of the Young Lawyers Division may be amended only at a meeting of the YLD members by motion made in writing and received by the President or Secretary at least thirty (30) days prior to the meeting. A quorum of members, as defined by Article X of these bylaws, shall be required at any such meeting where a bylaw amendment is being considered for adoption. Copies of the motion containing the proposed amendment shall be mailed or electronically distributed to all YLD members at least twenty (20) days prior to the meeting. The motion to amend shall then be voted upon at the meeting and shall require a majority vote of those YLD members present for adoption. The provisions of this Article imposing certain time requirements may be waived with the unanimous consent of all YLD members present at any such meeting where proposed bylaw provisions are considered.



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