National Bylaws and Standing Rules

Amendments Annual Announcement 

In accordance with Article XVII of the SDA National Bylaws, bylaws and/or standing rules may be amended at any Annual Meeting, with or without prior notice.

In anticipation of the Annual Meeting on May 8, 2015, the Bylaws Committee is accepting proposed amendments.

Proposed amendments received by Friday, March 20, 2015, will be submitted to the Board of Directors 45 days prior to voting at the Annual Business Meeting and will require a 2/3 vote to pass.

Amendments presented to the Board of Directors fewer than 45 days in advance of the Annual Business Meeting will require a 3/4 vote to pass.

This amendment template should be used for any proposed amendments, and should be submitted to Headquarters, at  Any questions should be directed to HQ or the National President.