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IX.    ELECTION OF COMMITTEE OFFICERS AND MEMBERS

  1. Except for the Trusteeship Committee, nominations of committee officers and members for two-year terms will be made by the Trusteeship Committee for action by the Board at the first regular Board meeting following the spring meeting.
  2. The Board Vice Chair is the Trusteeship Committee Chair. Nominations of Trusteeship Committee Vice Chair and members for two-year terms will be made by the Executive Committee for action by the Board at the same regular meeting as the other committee nominations after the committee officers have been approved by the full Board.  
  3. Vacancies on Standing Committees will be nominated by the Trusteeship Committee and approved by the Board or Executive Committee for any unexpired term.
  4. Vacancies on the Trusteeship Committee will be filled by the Board or Executive Committee.

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