PKRA Bylaws

Article Index

ARTICLE 9 Resignations and Vacancies 

9.01. Resignations. 

Any director, committee member or officer may resign from his or her office at any time by written notice delivered or addressed to the corporation at its known place of business. Any such resignation will be effective upon its receipt by the corporation, unless some later time is therein fixed, and then from that time the acceptance of the resignation will not be required to make it effective. 

9.02. Vacancies of Officers or Committee Members. 

If the office of a committee member or officer becomes vacant by reason of his death, resignation, disqualification, removal or otherwise, the Board of Directors may choose a successor to hold office for the unexpired term. 

9.03. Vacancies of Directors. 

If the office of any director becomes vacant by reason of his death, resignation, disqualification, removal or otherwise, a special meeting shall be held within sixty (60) days of such vacancy, and shall be conducted in compliance with the terms and conditions contained in Article 7 relating to the election of directors. 

9.04. Removal of Directors. 

Upon a vote of not less than two thirds (2/3) of the Board of Directors, or upon a written request of not less than the greater of thirty (30) members, or twenty-five percent (25%) of the members entitled to vote, a special meeting shall be held. A special meeting shall be held within thirty (30) days of such vote or written notification. The Secretary of the Corporation shall provide notice of such special meetings in accordance with Article 6.04, and such notice shall specifically include notification of a vote to remove a Board member. The Secretary of the Corporation shall also send with such notice a proxy which shall include an option to remove the director, for which the Board of Directors or the membership requested such special meeting.