第一章 總則 Chapter 1 General Provisions
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英文名稱：THE WORLD LIN’S ASSOCIATION〔以下簡稱本會〕。
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The Association located in Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. and any affiliate is permitted to be set up by association membership residing outside the R.O.C
第二章 任務 Chapter 2 The Association Missions
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The Association Missions:
第三章 會員 Chapter 3 Admission to membership
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Membership is open to individuals and organizations, absentee membership is on the purpose of strengthening the communication of our kindred worldwide.
Absentee membership is open to individuals and organizations.
Individual Absentee Membership
Group Absentee Membership
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Member will receive a disciplinary warning or a decision of suspending rights from the Board members and the Supervisors upon the occurrence of any of the following events, the most severe punishment passed by Members of Conference is to terminate the membership.
1. The member is contrary to the Rules and Regulations, ruining reputation of the
Association, and violating rights of the Association.
2. The member is contrary to public policies and nation interests.
3. The member of being convicted of criminal in the law, a criminal wanted by the law, and civil rights is deprived.
4. Voluntary termination by the member.
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Rights of member will be automatically ceased upon member owe for annual fees for two years, and the membership will be terminated effectively and immediately upon the resolution made at Conference of Members.
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Upon termination of membership, reimbursement of any fees or contributions, will not be refunded.
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Member shall have the following obligations:
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Member shall have the following rights:
第四章 組織 Chapter 4 Organization
Responsibilities of Members of Conference:
The Association has thirty-five Board members, eleven Supervisors, eleven Candidates for the Board members, and three Candidates for the Supervisors, they are elected by members at Conference of members.
Election for the Board members and the Supervisors could be through the electronic as needed, the rule must be discussed entirely and approved by the Board members, and then refer to the government authority.
The tenure of office of the Board members and the Supervisor is four years, the Association provides them decennial reappointment according to election. Reappointment of the Board Chairman is confined to one time.
Eleven members of the Standing Board are affiliated to and elected by the Board members, the Chairman and some Vice Chairmen of the Board members are elected from the members of the Standing Board.
Three Standing Supervisors are affiliated to and elected by the Supervisors, the Supervisor Committee Convener is elected by the Standing Supervisors.
Responsibilities of the Board members
Responsibilities of the Standing Board members,
Responsibilities of the Supervisors
Responsibilities of the Standing Supervisors
The Board Chairman with assistance of the Vice Board Chairman is on behalf of the Association to handle the Association business. If the Board Chairman is absent from official duties, one Vice Board Chairman shall act for the Board Chairman to maintain operation of the Association.
The Board members and the Supervisors shall be dismissed upon the occurrence of any of the following events:
The Board members and the Supervisor are working for the Association with no pay.
The Honorary Board Chairman, the Vice Honorary Board Chairman, the Honorary Board members, and the Supervisors are elected and approved by the Board members, tenure of office is confined to one term. Some Permanent Honorary Board Chairmen are appointed by the Board members and approved by the Members of Conference.
The Association may set up sorts of committees to assist in promoting the Association business and activities, supplementary rule will be set up subsequently for members to comply with.
The Association has one secretary general, three vice secretary general, and some secretaries who are nominated by the Board Chairman and appointed by the Board members.
Secretary general reports to the Board Chairman in connection with the Association business and is in charge of convention section, general-affairs section, financial section, public-relations section, and documentation section. Each section has one section chief, one vice section chief, and several clerks, they are nominated by secretary general and appointed by the Board Chairman.
All staffs are working for the Association with no pay, but transportation allowances is able to be applied.
第五章 會議 Chapter 5 Conference
The Conference of Members are taken placed regularly and temporarily convened over by the Board members. Regular conference is held once a year and temporary conference is convened over by the Board members as needed.
The Board members shall determinate the meeting date for Conference of Members.
The Board Meeting and the Standing Board Meeting are convened over by the Board Chairman and are held every six months and three months respectively. Any resolution made by both meetings are required to reach the agreement of majority of participants, and the yeas and nays of the members of either the Board and the Standing Board on any question shall be, at the desire of half of those present.
The Supervisor Meeting and the Standing Supervisor Meetings are convened over by the Supervisor Convener and are held six months and three months respectively. Any resolutions made by both meetings are required to reach the agreement of majority of participants, and the yeas and nays of the members of either the Supervisors and the Standing Supervisors on any question shall be, at the desire of half of those present..
The Association reserves the right to the Board Chairman to invite the Board members, the Supervisors, the Standing Board members, and the Standing Supervisors to attend joint conference. The yeas and nays of the members of either the Supervisors and the Standing Supervisors on any question shall be, at the desire of half of those present.
To offer service and to foster closer membership among the Lin’s Association worldwide, the yearly gathering shall be hosted by international members in their country. Members at the Conference of Members shall determinate a time frame, venue, and sponsor for the next gathering.
第六章 經費 Chapter 6 Expenditure
Expenditure comes from:
Permanent individual member: A donation of more than one thousands Taiwan New
Permanent group member:
Individual absentee member: A donation of more than five thousand Taiwan New
Group absentee member:
Advanced membership: A donation of more than twenty-five thousand Taiwan New
The fiscal year of the Association shall commence on the 1st day of January, and end on the 31st day of December of every year. A report of financial statement will be, examined by the Board members and the Supervisors and then be submitted to the Conference of Members for permission.
Upon dissolubility and abolishment of the Association, any members has no rights to occupy properties of the Association. All resources and properties belong to the Association must be subject to provision of government law.
第七章 附則 Chapter 7 Appendix
The rule for handling the Association affairs will be supplemented subsequently.
Any provision is not covered by the Rules and Regulation of the Association, which will be subject to the related governmental regulations. Supplementary rule about to kinds of conferences will be set up subsequently for members to comply with.
The Rules and Regulations is proved by Conference of Members and passed by the government authority, similarly, amendment to the Rules and Regulations will be subject to the requirement.