Explanation of Proposed Changes to TR Register Constitution
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Table of Proposed Changes to TR Register Australia Constitution.
Note that for ease of reference, the following changes are shown in bold type in the Proposal to Change the Constitution which you can DOWNLOAD HERE as a PDF (corrected).
|Title Block.||Date of document inserted - August 2017|
|Clause 2.||Insertion of definition of Derivative motor vehicle.|
|Clause 3.||Minor changes to the wording of the Objects of the Register, and provision to allow the Sidescreen magazine to be available in electronic format.|
|Clause 4.||Insertion of a provision to allow for Family and Complimentary Memberships.|
|Clause 5.||Insertion of a provision of a joining fee for new members, with the Committee being able to waive this fee in certain circumstances. New members to be approved by the Committee (rather than solely by the Membership Secretary).|
|Clause 7.||Specifying that a member will not be declared unfinancial until after three months from the date subscriptions become due.|
|Clause 15.||Provision for the Committee to consist of four office bearers and a maximum of 10 other members.
(e) Insertion of provision in regard to maximum consecutive terms of office for office bearers and Committee members.
|Clause 22.||Insertion of provision to allow for telephone and/or video conferencing etc. at Committee meetings.|
|Clause 25.||Inserting provisions regarding the buying and selling of spare parts.|
|Clause 33.||Insertion of provision to allow use of technology at meetings, on same basis as at Clause 22.|
|Clause 44-46.||Insertion of statement that the Register is a non-profit organisation, and provisions regarding management of Register funds.|