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Article IX

1. These bylaws may be amended by the GSC according to the following procedures:

1.1. The Chair of the By-Laws Committee is required to submit intent to amend these bylaws to the Secretary at least ten (10) business days before a regular Council of Representatives meeting;
1.2. The Secretary shall send out a written notice along with copies of the proposed changes to the Council of Representatives immediately after receiving the submission; and

1.2.1. The proposed changes shall be posted on all communication media the GSC has (e.g. Facebook, website, and among others);
1.2.2.  Amendments are to be passed by a two-thirds vote by representatives at any regular Council of Representative meetings;
1.2.3. No proxy votes are allowed; and
1.2.4. Carried amendments are to be effective at the next regular Council of Representatives meeting.

1.3. Upon the amendment's passage, the Secretary shall inform the GSC members of any changes to the Bylaws immediately.

1.3.1. The Amendments List in the bylaws will be updated with the following information: Old Version New Version Brief Rationale Effective Date


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