Bylaw3

PART 3 - MEMBERSHIP

Classes of Members:

4. There shall be the following classes of Members:
(a) Individual Members;
(b) Honorary Members.

Individual Members:

5. The following persons shall be Individual Members of the Club in the following manners:
(a) All Adult Players;
(b) Each legal parent, or guardian of a Minor Player (or more than one Minor Player in a family unit), such parent(s) or guardian(s) (up to a maximum of two individuals) to be identified as such each year on that Minor Player’s registration form.
(c) A person who has undertaken to perform volunteer duties for the Club as a member of the Board of Directors;
(d) At the discretion of the Board of Directors, a person who has been appointed or assigned by the Board of Directors to act voluntarily in some capacity within the Club, or to perform duties (whether voluntary or paid) as determined by the Board of Directors.

6. Membership in the Club ceases when:
(a) An Adult or Minor Player ceases to be a Player with the Club;
(b) Persons who are members by virtue of their volunteer or other services, cease to be members upon completion of or withdrawal from their assigned duties and responsibilities;
(c) A person in subparagraphs (a) or (b) herein delivers (by mail or electronic means) his or her resignation to the secretary of the Club and has had this resignation accepted by the Club.

Honorary Members:

7. Any person who, in the opinion of the Board of Directors, is deemed to be worthy of recognition for their contribution to the Club may be invited, upon agreement of not less than 75 percent of the Board of Directors and upon endorsement by a majority vote of Individual Members at an Annual General Meeting, to become an Honorary Member, and upon acceptance will hold a lifetime membership in the Club. Honorary members shall not be liable to pay membership fees to the club or be eligible to vote but shall in all other respects enjoy the rights and obligations of membership, including termination and/or discipline as outlined in Parts 4 and 5 below.

Membership Fees:

8. The Board of Directors shall determine the amount of membership fees and the day in each year when the membership fees, if any, from each Member are due.

Denial of Membership:

9. The Board of Directors may deny a person membership in the Club if the Board of Directors has just and reasonable cause for so doing. If membership is denied, the Board of Directors must provide written reasons to the person denied membership.

Rights of Subscribers:

10. All subscribers to the Constitution and these Bylaws shall have the same rights as any other Members.

Duty of Members:

11. It is the duty of each Member in order to remain in good standing in the Club to comply with the Bylaws, policies and procedures of the Club and the directives from the Board of Directors and to pay membership fees when due.