USCA bylaws amendment approved

July 27, 2017, 4:02 p.m. (ET)

July 27, 2017 

Dear USCA State or Regional President and Athlete’s Advisory Council Chair, 

Per USCA By-Laws Section 22.3. - Notice Procedures for Amending or Repeal of by-laws by Directors: 

c) Upon adoption of any amendment by the Board of Directors, written notice of the language of the Amendment shall be promptly posted on the USCA web site, and be sent by e-mail within five business days to the Presidents of each Member State and Regional Curling Association and the Chair of the AAC. 

As Secretary, I hereby report that on July 27, 2017 in regular session with quorum present, the USCA Board of Directors adopted on a unanimous voice vote the following amendment to Section 6.1: 

b) For purpose of applicable curling competitions, the Board will endeavor to maintain the same division of States and Regions as has been historically recognized. The Board will take into consideration the growth of curling in non-traditional curling areas of the United States and other relevant circumstances in any future change in geographic division of applicable curling competition. The Board may effectuate change only once every four (4) years. 

Action approved: Strike the final sentence of the section (as indicated above.) A new copy of the USCA By-Laws reflecting that change is attached to this email. Per USCA By-Laws Section 22.3.c, this change becomes effective August 26, 2017. 

Gordon A Maclean Secretary 906-482-6788

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