1.1 Method of Proposal. Amendments to the Bylaws and SNAI Standing Rules, must be in writing no less than two weeks prior to the Winter Board Meeting to the Chair of the Resolutions and By Laws Committee in any one of the following ways:
a. By an official request of a Chapter.
b. By majority vote of the Board.
c. By an official request of Association committees or advisory boards.
d. By written petition signed by 10% of current membership.
e. An amendment may be proposed from the floor of the Annual Meeting at the Annual State Conference.
1.2 Procedure for Amending Bylaws. Amendments to the bylaws of the Association will be submitted to the general membership at the Annual Meeting at the Annual State Conference. Amendments which were submitted to the membership in writing no less than forty--‐five days prior to the Annual State Conference shall require a two--‐thirds vote of the members present for approval.