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\small{(Adopted on 21-Sep-1974)\\
(Amended on 4-Jun-1980, 16-Feb-1996, 23-Jan-1998, 6-Oct-1999, 16-Dec-2010, 8-Mar-2011 for incorporation, 13-Feb-2015, 21-Oct-2016, 14-Sep-2017, 18-Dec-2017)\\}
(Amended on 4-Jun-1980, 16-Feb-1996, 23-Jan-1998, 6-Oct-1999, 16-Dec-2010, 8-Mar-2011 for incorporation, 13-Feb-2015, 21-Oct-2016, 14-Sep-2017, 18-Dec-2017, 30-Apr-2019)\\}
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\item[special resolution] \hfill \\
A resolution is a special resolution if it is passed by a majority of not less than three-fourths of the members of the Club who are entitled under the rules of the Club to vote and vote in person
\item[the Act] \hfill \\
The \emph{Associations Incorporation Act 1987}
The \emph{Associations Incorporation Act 2015}
\item[the Commissioner] \hfill \\
The Commissioner for Consumer Protection exercising powers under the Act
\item[University] \hfill \\
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\begin{enumerate}
\item Membership is open to any person who shares the aims of the Club and agrees to comply with the Constitution and rules of the Club.
\item A subscription for ordinary membership may be payable to the Club if the Committee so desires.
\item A subscription shall expire at the commencement of the Annual General Meeting in the year subsequent to its payment.
\item A person becomes a member upon the receipt and acceptance of a valid membership application by the Secretary and the receipt of any subscription fees by the Club.
\item Any member may leave the club or resign from a particular post they hold, at any time, by providing written notification to the Secretary.
\item Membership of the club continues indefinitely until;
\begin{enumerate}[1.]
\item It is resigned
\item Ceasing due to non-payment of a subscription
\item Cancellation of membership under Section 20
\end{enumerate}
\item All members must comply with all provisions relating to affiliated societies included in the Guild Statute Book.
\end{enumerate}
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\item Any member who has been nominated for a position and is unable to attend the Annual General Meeting must notify the Secretary of his or her acceptance of said position, in writing, before the close of nominations.
\end{enumerate}
% Is anyone a financial member of the Guild?
\item Only financial members of the Club who are students at The University of Western Australia and financial members of the Student Guild of The University of Western Australia may hold positions on the Executive.
\item Only students at The University of Western Australia who are financial members of the Student Guild of The University of Western Australia may hold positions on the Executive.
\item The First Year Representative must be a student at The University of Western Australia in first year for the first time and an ordinary member of the Club.
\item Any members of the Club may hold a position of Ordinary Committee Member.
\item Any financial members of the Club may vote for the positions of Committee members.
\item Members may be elected to and hold at most one position on the Committee.
\end{enumerate}
\section{Duration of Office}
The members of the Committee shall remain in office until the close of the succeeding Annual General Meeting, except as elsewhere provided in the Constitution.
The members of the Committee shall commence office upon election and remain in office until the close of the succeeding Annual General Meeting, except as elsewhere provided in the Constitution.
\section{Duties of the Committee}
The Committee shall be responsible to the Club in General Meeting for giving effect to the objects of the Club.
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\end{enumerate}
\section{Vacancies}
\subsection{Resignation}
Any officer of the Club may resign from a position by giving written notification to the Secretary at least fourteen days before that Officer's resignation takes effect.
\subsection{Absence}
The Committee shall declare vacant the position of any member of the Committee if that member has been absent from two consecutive meetings of the Committee without giving a satisfactory explanation for that absence.
\subsection{Election}
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