By-Laws of the Student Bar Association

Washington University School of Law

 

PROXY VOTES BYLAW

 

 

I.                PURPOSE AND ADMINISTRATION

 

                A.  Purpose  The purpose of this bylaw is to define the process by which members are allowed to vote on issues that they are aware and informed of at meetings in which they cannot attend.

 

II.            PROCEDURE

               

                A.  General Rule  All proxy votes must be submitted in writing to the Secretary of Administration prior to the commencement of the general body meeting.

 

                B.  Contents  The writing must contain: the subject of the vote, the vote designated, the representative’s name, and the representative’s signature.

 

III.           EFFECT

 

                A.  Quorum  For the purpose of voting, proxy votes shall not count toward quorum requirements.