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  • June 8, 2022

CDS Board approves second Bylaws change

The following proposed Bylaws changes were approved by the Board on June 2, 2022. Members can vote on this at the Nov. 9, 2022 Regional Meeting.

Proposed changes are as follows: (proposed deleted text is in italics; proposed new text in bold)

ARTICLE XII. Non-Elected Officials

Current:

Section 3. New Dentist Board Member: The Board of Directors shall approve the appointment of a New Dentist (a CDS member under the age of 40) to serve on the CDS Board of Directors for a one-year term.

The New Dentist would be a non-voting member of the Board and could receive an honoraria/per diem in an amount to be determined by the Board during the annual budgeting process. Duties and responsibilities will be defined by the Board of Directors and outlined in the Policy Manual of the Chicago Dental Society.

Proposed:

Section 3. New Dentist Board Member: The Board of Directors shall approve the appointment of a New Dentist (a CDS member under the age of 40) to serve on the CDS Board of Directors for a one-year term.

The New Dentist would be a non-voting voting member of the Board and could receive an honoraria/per diem in an amount to be determined by the Board during the annual budgeting process. Duties and responsibilities will be defined by the Board of Directors and outlined in the Policy Manual of the Chicago Dental Society.