Proposed Bylaws Amendment, 2021
MOTION TO AMEND THE BYLAWS OF THE OHIO ASSOCIATION OF CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAYERS TO CREATE A STANDING COMMITTEE ON DIVERSITY, EQUITY AND INCLUSION
Pursuant to Regulation XI, Section 1 of the Bylaws of this Association, the following Motion to Amend Regulation XI (Standing Committees and Substantive Law Committees) is hereby submitted to the Membership of the Association for a vote at the Annual Meeting of the Membership on the 7th day of October, 2021 to wit:
To Amend Regulation XI by creating a new standing Committee on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee) at Subparagraph (g) of Regulation XI. Said Committee shall be composed of persons appointed by the President-Elect, including the Chairperson of said Committee and shall serve at the pleasure of the President. The committee shall, at its first meeting called by the Chairperson, consider such further rules, procedures and purposes as seem right and proper for its functioning, and submit same to the President for approval and submission to the Board of Directors if approval by the Board is deemed necessary.