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By-law / Definitions / Abbreviations / Temporary provisions

By-Law The following By-law complements the current HIC Constitution, which was approved by the 2013 General Assembly. It provides the criteria for procedures with the aim of ensuring the utmost possible participation and efficiency of the steering (General Assembly and

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Paragraphs 1 – 6: Members’ Assesment

Article 4 of the HIC Constitution defines HIC Members and the way they collaborate, based on contributions as determined by the Board. 1. Contributions comprise active participation in HIC’s tasks and activities, shared by the member in the Member Space

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Par. 7 – 10: Friends’ Assesment

Article 6 of HIC Constitution defines HIC Friends. 7. Contributions of HIC Friends are voluntary. The evaluation of their status as an HIC Friend will be based on these contributions. 8. For dues, the sliding scale is calculated on the

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Par. 11 – 12 : Election of Board Members

This point elaborates on what is established in Articles 8 and 9 of HIC’s Constitution. 11. The Board may determine that regions with twice the average number of members per region might have two (2) Representatives, necessarily of different genders.

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Par. 13 – 15: Right to Vote, Eligibility and Nominations

13. HIC Members are entitled to elect the President and their regional representatives at the Board and to vote the decisions taken during General Assembly meetings. 14. Reference Centres, in coordination with the General Secretariat, can submit for the consideration

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Par. 16 – 20: Elegibility for Board representatives

16. Eligible candidates to the HIC Board are elected for their individual goodwill and skills to carry out the tasks required of an HIC Board Member and to represent the social bases of their respective region. 17. Eligible candidates to

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Par. 20 – 21: Elegibility for HIC President

21. Eligible candidates to the HIC President position shall be representatives of a HIC organizational Members in good standing for at least three (3) years at the time of the nomination. 22. Eligible candidates to the HIC President position shall

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