ARTICLE X - CHAPTERS
Section 1. Chapters shall be:
Chapter 1 -- All employees who work in Dane, Green, Iowa, LaFayette, Rock and Sauk counties.
Chapter 2 -- All employees who work in Florence, Forest, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Oneida, Portage, Price, Vilas and Wood counties.
Chapter 3 -- All employees of the Department of Children and Families,
Department of Health Services, Department of Justice,
Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Workforce Development,
Public Defenders, UW -Systems and UW - Milwaukee who work in Milwaukee, Washington, Ozaukee,
and Waukesha counties
Chapter 4 -- All employees from the Department of Corrections Divisions who are employed in Washington, Ozaukee, and Waukesha counties. Also, all employees who work in Fond du Lac and Sheboygan counties.
Chapter 5 -- All employees who work in Walworth, Racine and Kenosha counties.
Chapter 6 -- All employees from the Department of Corrections' Divisions who are employed in Milwaukee County.
Chapter 7 -- All employees who work in Columbia, Dodge, Green Lake, Jefferson Marquette and Waushara counties.
Chapter 8 -- All employees who work in Brown, Calumet, Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Marinette, Menomonee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, Waupace and Winnebago counties.
Chapter 9 -- All employees who work in Barron, Chippewa, Clark, Dunn, Eau Claire, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Rusk, St. Croix and Taylor counties.
Chapter 10 -- All employees who work in Adams, Buffalo, Crawford, Grant, Jackson, Juneau, LaCrosse, Monroe, Richland, Tempeleau, Vernon counties.
Chapter 11 -- All employees who work in Ashland, Bayfield, Burnett, Douglas, Iron, Sawyer and Washburn counties.
Section 1. This local union shall at all times be subject to the provisions of the constitution of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees.
Section 2. Except to the extent specified in this constitution, no officer of the local union shall have the power to act as agent for or otherwise bind the local union in any way whatsoever. No member or group of members or other person or persons shall have the power to act on behalf of or otherwise bind the local union except to the extent specifically authorized in writing by the president of the local union or by the executive board of the local union.
Section 3. The rules contained in the current edition of Robert's Rules of Order, Newly Revised, shall govern this local union in all cases to which they are applicable and in which they are not inconsistent with the constitution and special rules of this local union or of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees.
ARTICLE XII - AMENDMENTS
This constitution may be amended, revised, or otherwise changed by a
majority vote of the members voting on such proposed change and such change
shall take effect only upon written approval of the International President.
Proposed amendments to this constitution must be read at a regular or
special meeting of the local union and read and voted on at a subsequent
meeting of the local union, adequate and proper notice having been given
to the membership prior to the date on which the vote is taken. A written
copy of the proposed amendment shall be furnished to every eligible voter
at the meeting at which the vote is taken.