Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

AFT Constitution: Article X

AFFILIATIONS

Section I
This Federation shall maintain affiliation with and whenever possible send delegates to the following organizations:

a) THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF TEACHERS:

All delegates and alternates to the National Convention of the AFT shall be elected by the majority of votes casts by the members at the Spring General Membership meeting. Notice of the election shall be mailed to each member at least fifteen (15) days prior to the election. The President and the Secretary shall certify the election and forward the credentials of all elected delegates and alternates to the National Office as soon as possible but not later than ten (10) days before the convening of the National Convention.

b) THE PENNSYLVANIA FEDERATION OF TEACHERS:

Delegates shall be elected by the majority of the votes cast by the members at the Spring General Membership meeting.

c) THE ALLEGHENY COUNTY LABOR COUNCIL:

Delegates shall be elected by the majority of the votes cast by the members at the Spring General Membership meeting.

d) THE AFL-CIO:

Delegates shall be elected by the majority of votes cast by the members at the membership meeting which is held at least one month prior to the state convention.

Section II
All delegates shall make reports to the Executive Committee as to their attendance at applicable meetings and the substance and importance of the proceedings.

Section III

Every reasonable effort shall be made by the Federation to pay the legitimate expenses of delegates to meetings and conventions of affiliated organizations.

Section IV

The Federation shall be active in the affairs of affiliated organizations to be the best of its ability.

Section V

All delegates and representatives of the Federation shall be members in good standing.