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Proposed Constitutional Amendments:

According to the Model Illinois Government Constitution



Article X – Constitutional Amendment
Section 1 – Amendment Procedure

1.1 – Amendments to the Constitution may be presented by any member school and/or any delegate thereof. Any amendment to this Constitution may be submitted to the Secretary of State in writing accompanied by twenty-five (25) copies. Any subsequent amendments to the original amendment will take place at the manner prescribed herein. Discussion and voting on any amendment will take place at any Organizational Assembly meeting and passage requires a two- thirds (2/3) majority of the membership present at any Organizational Assembly meeting.

Article I – The Organizational Assembly

Section 2 – Organization and Structure

2.1 – The MIG Organizational Assembly shall be composed of member colleges and universities. The MIG Organizational Assembly shall convene at the Model Illinois Government simulation and at other times as necessary when called into session by a vote of two-thirds (2/3) of the Executive Committee or petition signed by two thirds (2/3) of the member colleges and universities. The MIG Organizational Assembly shall have final authority in determination of the policies of this Organization.

2.2 – Each member school shall have one vote in the Organizational Assembly and this vote shall not be cast by proxy but by the authorized representative of the member school as recognized by the presiding Executive Committee. In the interim of Organizational Assembly meetings, authority shall be vested in the MIG Executive Committee.

2.3 – Meetings of the Organizational Assembly shall be announced two weeks in advance in writing. A quorum at all meetings shall be one-third of the member schools in good standing. Decisions shall be reached by majority vote unless otherwise prescribed in the MIG Constitution. Such exceptions shall include amendments to the Constitution, expulsion of a member school, and removal by impeachment of an Officer. Such decisions shall be reached by a two-thirds (2/3) vote of member schools present.

2.5 – The Chairperson shall not vote during an Organization Assembly.

Amendments submitted on April 14th, 2019 at Lincoln Land Community College

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