Resolution 3 - 27th General Assembly (2011)
To amend the By-Law IIB to the following:
- All elections are for a term of three years.
- Chairs may not be re-elected to any position on the Commission beyond their term as Chair, and Vice Chairs/Secretaries may not be re-elected to the same positions nor be re-elected as an ordinary member - except in extraordinary circumstances, and, in such circumstances, special approval by the General Assembly is required. Ordinary members may be elected twice.
- Normally the Secretary, Vice-Chair and Chair are to be chosen from among those who have served at least one term on the Commission.
- Service in all capacities shall not exceed three terms.
The General Assembly may grant exceptions for those Commissions that undertake long-term projects or where continuity is particularly important.