Amber Stark / Tuesday, January 12, 2021 / Categories: Member News, Items of Interest, Governance, Newsbriefs Bylaws Amendments Pass In December, SIOP voting members were asked to consider four bylaws amendment packages to address issues including governance, dues determinations, gender inclusive language, and general document clean up. The complete details about the amendment proposals can be found on the SIOP website. We are pleased to announce that each of the amendments passed, with large margins of support. The vote tallies are below: Modern Governance Amendment (96.5% in favor) 332 Yes 12 No Dues Determination Amendment (79% in favor) 271 Yes 72 No Gender Inclusive Language Amendment (89.5% in favor) 307 Yes 36 No Clean Up Amendment (97% in favor) 333 Yes 9 No The amendments all took immediate effect upon their passing, and the new version of the SIOP Bylaws is now available and posted to the SIOP website. The SIOP Executive Board appreciates the support of members to make these important updates that serve to modernize our governing documents and related operations. Previous Article Speed Mentoring and Speed Benchmarking Are Back Next Article Anti-Racism Project Funding Available Print 162 Rate this article: No rating Tags: Governance Bylaws Comments are only visible to subscribers.