Constitution and Bylaws

CONSTITUTION AND BYLAWS OF THE

INTERNATIONAL PLANT PROPAGATORS' SOCIETY, INC. EASTERN REGION

The IPPS Eastern Region (hereafter referred to as “IPPS-ER”) is incorporated and established under Articles of Incorporation approved by the State of Indiana in 1966. The constitution and bylaws of IPPS-ER define the structure of the organization as well as broad policies that help ensure its legal, effective and fair roles and functions. IPPS-ER works in conjunction with and conforms to the constitution and bylaws of the international organization (IPPS). The IPPS-ER Constitution and Bylaws can only be changed by a majority vote of the members, as specified in the Constitution and Bylaws.

The IPPS-ER Operations Manual was developed in 2017 to update and streamline the Policy Manual. Its purpose is to provide specific guidelines for the responsibilities and duties of IPPS-ER officers and committees in accordance with the IPPS-ER Constitution and Bylaws. The Operations Manual can be changed by the Executive Secretary-Treasurer with the approval of a majority of the Executive Committee of IPPS-ER.