Bar Rules

Section 5. Terms on Representative Council

Organization of the State Bar & Admissions / Bylaws of the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia / ARTICLE V REPRESENTATIVE COUNCIL / Section 5. Terms on Representative Council

Each member of the Representative Council shall hold office for the following terms:

(a) The Officers of the Young Lawyers Division and presidents or chairpersons of Affiliate Units shall serve for a period of time concurrent with the term of their respective positions as defined within these bylaws or other organizing document pursuant to which they serve.

(b) Each member of the Representative Council representing a Federal Judicial District and the nonresident members of the Representative Council shall hold office for a period of two (2) years or until their successors have been duly chosen and qualified.

(c) Each member at large of the Representative Council shall hold office for a period of one (1) year or until their successors have been duly chosen and qualified.

(d) Notwithstanding anything contained within this Article, any member of the Representative Council who shall fail to meet the attendance requirement set forth in Article X, Section 2(b) shall be automatically removed from office on the Representative Council, unless such attendance requirement has been suspended by a majority vote of the Representative Council.



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