Bylaws

Bylaws

Section 53 – Transition

53.1  These new by-laws and any amendments thereto shall become immediately effective upon their adoption and it shall be the duty of each director of this Club to see to the speedy and efficient implementation of the provisions contained herein as they shall supersede all former However, all previous decisions by the membership and/or BOD shall remain valid unless: (1) Contradicted by these by-laws; or (2) Appropriately changed or amended by the BOD or membership under these by-laws.  Implementation of…

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Section 52 – Amendments Protocol

52.1     Amendments to these by-laws shall be proposed by: 52.1A  Five (5) of the BOD at a regular or special meeting; or 52.1B  Petition signed by not less than 25% of the total number of voting members. 52.2     A notice, in the minutes of a regular meeting, must precede the meeting where such amendments will be formally proposed by at least 30 days and such notice shall be included on all regular minutes until said meeting.  Such notice shall include…

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Section 51 – Ballot Voting

51.1     At least fifteen (15) days prior to the meeting at which the counting of ballots will take place, such ballots shall be mailed or furnished to all voting members. 51.2     Eligibility of life members as voting members shall be determined at the time of the mailing of the ballots and any member or members having been voted into life membership after the mailing of the ballots and before counting of same, shall be allowed to vote in said election.…

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Section 50 – Emergency Powers

50.1     The directors present and available shall have the power, authorized by these by-laws, to act in a necessary and sufficient, but reasonable and prudent manner in any emergency without the usual waiting period before a meeting, prior announcement of a meeting, quorum required and the like or any other usual restrictions as per these by-laws.  If no directors are present and available, then the most recent past President of the BOD shall be authorized to act in the above…

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Section 48 – Property and Property Privileges

48.1     The BOD shall have the authority to establish such rules and regulations with regard to Club property, assignment of lots, equipment and the like as it shall be in the best interest of the Club. 48.2     The BOD shall establish and have available copies of the current ground rules to all members and other persons on the grounds. 48.3     Property privileges shall be afforded to only members who shall be allowed the privilege of applying for a lot, when…

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Section 47 – Safe Deposit Box

47.1     The Club shall maintain a safe deposit box in a convenient location known to all members of the BOD.  It shall contain the charter, all deeds and titles pertinent to the Club, insurance policies and any other papers or items as it may be in the best interest of the Club. 47.2     Access to the safe deposit box shall be available to the President and/or the Secretary and/or the Club’s registered agent, who shall maintain a list and/or copy…

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Section 46 – Counsel

46.1     The BOD shall appoint and employ an attorney as counsel for the Club and shall call upon him for legal counsel and guidance when necessary.  The Secretary shall furnish names and addresses of all current members to the attorney.  In addition, the Secretary shall also furnish him with a current set of ground rules, by-laws and any amendments thereof.

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Section 45 – Provisional Commitees

45.1     There shall be two (2) types of Provisional committees: 45.1A  Issue Generated Committee(s):  a committee put in place for the purpose of addressing a temporary issue shall be defined as PROVISIONAL, and 45.1A(i)           The President shall appoint the chairman.  The chairman and the president will then work together to decide the remaining members to be appointed, just as the standing committee’s  are composed.  These committee members shall serve on the Provisional committee for the remaining length of the            President’s…

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Forty Acre Club

Email:facmous@fortyacreclub.com
Telephone: (636) 629-0050
104 Ridge Acres Loop Rd.
Lonedell, Missouri 63060United States

Feel The Freedom of American Nudism

 

The Forty Acre Club, nicknamed “America’s Gateway Family Nudist Club” for its proximity to the famous Gateway Arch, is a friendly club for couples and families located on 80 acres of Missouri woodlands approximately 45 miles southwest of St. Louis