SECTION 1 - The dues of this
Local shall be nineteen and forty two hundredths ($19.42) dollars per
pay period. In the event the per capita tax to the American Postal
Workers Union, AFL-CIO, is increased after the effective date of this
amendment, the dues shall be nineteen and forty two hundredths ($19.42)
per pay period plus the amount of such increase.
SECTION 2 - Non-dues check-off members shall be allowed: however, these
members must pay their dues by check or money order to the Treasurer.
They must also pay at least three (3) months in advance to allow for
payment to the National.
SECTION 3 - All retirees who do not desire to maintain full membership
may pay that amount determined by the APWU Retiree Department. Such
retiree shall have neither voice nor vote.
SECTION 4 - The membership dues of honorary members shall be the cost of
the per capita tax per month, payable in advance.
SECTION 5 - The Budget Committee shall prepare and submit a balanced
budget for the coming years expenses and income, to be approved at the
January Membership Meeting. Adequate LWOP will be allocated by the
President to perform these duties. Any expenditure of funds in excess of
the amount budgeted for the that account requires a 2/3 vote by the
executive board. All such actions must be reported to the membership at
the next scheduled membership meeting.