Article III, Section 2.2.4
The duties of the President Elect include ] Serve as a representative of the Association on the Council on Education of the Deaf (CED) Board which meets each December and June/July
Delete the section.
[This leaves the President and Past-President as the Association s two representatives to CED.]
Reducing CED representatives from each constituent organization from three to two was approved by all of the CED member organizations, including ACE-DHH.
Article V, Section 1.2
Responsibilities of the [Executive] Committee may be carried out by the Executive Committee as a whole or by subcommittees designated by the Chair [i.e., The Association President who serves as Executive Committee Chair]. Responsibilities shall include the following: [four areas of responsibility follow]
Add the following section
delineating a fifth area of
responsibility for the
1.2.5. Act upon any matters already approved by the membership, and then brought to the CED Board for consideration, except for matter directly affecting or changing certification and accreditation standards.
Avoids the dilemma of requiring the full membership to debate and act upon CED actions twice, both before and after approval by the CED Executive Board.