Bylaw Revisions: Change from Dues to Donation
This is a proposal from the Financial Coordinator to change the structure of Dues in OWbN. IT NEEDS TO BE SECONDED. Please note that the exact amount and date of the server cost may change.
We have lowered the cost of the server, and we have cash on hand, that should be sufficient to our needs as an organization for the foreseeable future. We do not have a need for "dues" anymore, and thus can move back to donations. Donations are not mandatory but those chronicles who support the organizing will have more perks for doing so. Any chronicle who has paid dues and has a credit for 2008, will have that credit used towards their donation.
I hereby propose that we change Section 5 of they bylaws:
A) Statement of Dues
i) The Finance Coordinator, on behalf of the network, shall collect dues, from all full member North American chronicles for the fees associated with the domain and server maintenance.
ii) All dues collected will be used for the sole purpose of the server unless a three-quarter (