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Section 2. Composition of the Executive Council

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The Executive Council shall be composed of:

(a) Members of the Executive Committee of the Young Lawyers Division; provided, however, the directors shall be members of the Executive Council ex officio but nonvoting unless qualified to vote under another provision of these bylaws.

(b) No less than six (6) and no more than ten (10) YLD Members from each federal judicial district within the state of Georgia, provided that each such member is a resident of the federal judicial district such person represents at the time of election.

(c) two (2) YLD members who are not residents of any federal judicial district within the state of Georgia.

(d) twelve (12) YLD members at large.

(e) the president or chairperson of each Affiliate Unit (as defined in Article XII hereof); provided, however, that each president or chairperson may, by written notice to the secretary at least ten (10) days prior to each Executive Council meeting, appoint a member of such Affiliate Unit as an alternate delegate to serve on the Executive Council in the event of his or her absence.

(f) all committee chairpersons, who shall be members ex officio but nonvoting unless qualified to vote under any other provision of these bylaws.

(g) One (1) law student representative who is an Associate Member selected by the President from the student body of each law school in the state of Georgia that is approved by the American Bar Association or the Georgia Board of Bar Examiners. These persons shall be members ex officio but nonvoting. 
 



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