Now available as of February 23, 2021 (amended August 2021) are updated Sample Constitution and Bylaws for Local Clubs, updated Sample Constitution and Bylaws for Parent Specialty Clubs, as well as the Sample Constitution and Bylaws Checklist (with Required Provisions) and Tips and Best Practices for Effective Club Bylaws. Also available online is the Affirmation of Bylaw Review Form.
Club bylaw inquiries and requests for Constitution and Bylaw revision review and approval should be sent to ClubBylawServices@akc.org. The Club Relations Department will review your request in approximately 4 weeks.
Please see the following for more detailed information: FINAL FEBRUARY 9, 2021 – CLUBS (Board Minutes – pages 18-19)
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- For Parent Specialty Clubs +