ARTICLE 28 AHEPA NATIONAL TRUST FUND CONTRIBUTION

Not less than fifty percent (50%) (the exact percentage to be determined by the Board of Trustees each year) of any actual annual surplus funds realized by the National AHEPA shall be transferred to the AHEPA National Trust Fund, the interest of which is to be used for AHEPA’s National purposes pursuant to the approved […]

ARTICLE 27 AHEPA INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE

1. COMMITTEE:  The AHEPA International Committee sh all consist of nine (9) members and nine (9)alternates, and the Supreme President of both AHEPA and Australasia AHEPA, for a total of eleven (11) members and nine (9) alternates. AHEPA shall select six (6) members and six (6) alternates, and three (3) members and three (3) alternates […]

ARTICLE 26 SECRET BALLOT

1. DEFINITION:  Whenever a secret ballot is called for anywhere in these AHEPA BYLAWS or is otherwise approved for any vote, including, without limitation, ARTICLE 9, SECTION D; ARTICLE 25, SECTION C; ARTICLE 25, SECTION D, Paragraph 4; and all ARTICLES, SECTIONS and Paragraphs specifically enumerated in ARTICLE 26 of the AHEPA CONSTITUTION, the vote […]

ARTICLE 25 SCOPE AND AMENDMENTS OF AHEPA BYLAWS

SECTION A. SCOPE  The provisions of these AHEPA BYLAWS, together with the AHEPA CONSTITUTION, decisions, decrees, rules, regulation and mandates made pursuant to and under its authority, shall be the law by which the AHEPA and any unit thereof shall be ruled and governed. SECTION B. PERIODIC COMPILATION OF AMENDMENTS  All amendments, revisions, changes or […]

ARTICLE 24 REMOVAL OF MEMBERS CONVICTED OF FELONIES

If a member of the AHEPA has been convicted of a felony or has been convicted of any crime against the AHEPA (the “Convicted Felon”); then a member of any Chapter may file a written complaint with the Supreme Counselor alleging such conviction. The Supreme Counselor (or his designee) shall investigate such complaint and make […]

ARTICLE 23 REMOVAL OF ELECTED OFFICERS AT THE CHAPTER, DISTRICT AND NATIONAL LEVELS

SECTION A. REMOVAL OF AN ELECTED OFFICER  An officer of a Chapter, District Lodge, Supreme Lodge or a member of the Board of Trustees (each such person is referred to as the “Elected Officer” and each such body is referred to as the “Elective Body”) may be removed from office after a hearing (“Removal Hearing”) […]

ARTICLE 22 SONS OF PERICLES

SECTION A. NATIONAL ADVISORY BOARD FOR SONS OF PERICLES  1. TERM: Two appointments shall be made annually for terms of three (3) years each. The Supreme President shall fill all the vacancies on the National Advisory Board in September following the Supreme Convention. In the event the appointments are not made in September, then the […]

ARTICLE 21 EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION

SECTION A. FOUNDATION BOARD  The AHEPA Educational Foundation shall be governed by a board comprised of the Supreme President, the Chairman of the AHEPA Board of Trustees and the Supreme Treasurer, and six (6) members of the AHEPA who will be appointed by the Supreme President with the approval of the Supreme Lodge following the […]

ARTICLE 20 CONTROLLER AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DUTIES

SECTION A. CONTROLLER DUTIES The Controller shall: 1. BUDGET: Prepare the budget for presentation to the Supreme Lodge and AHEPA Board of Trustees for their approval;  2. PAY BILLS: Review and authorize payment of all bills submitted for payment to AHEPA and not approved by the Supreme Convention; 3. EXPENSE REPORTING RULES: Recommend criteria to […]