GCSAA's governance policies

Articles of incorporation

The articles of incorporation outline how GCSAA will be structured and provides a basic overview of how it will operate.

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Standing rules of membership

The standing rules of membership provide details on membership definitions, the qualifications and benefits of membership classes, the dues structure, and process for reclassifying membership.

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Bylaws

GCSAA's bylaws detail how the association will operate, including membership classes, dues assessments, membership privileges, voting, duties and powers of the board, chapter affiliation and more.

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Member code of ethics

This code is established to promote and maintain the highest professional standards of service and conduct among the membership of GCSAA. All members must agree to abide by the Code of Ethics when they join the association.

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Professional conduct guidelines

A companion to the Code of Ethics, these guidelines outline professional courtesies encouraged throughout GCSAA's membership.

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Board self-governance policies

GCSAA’s success in achieving its mission depends on the involvement of volunteer members. To ensure that members are able to serve effectively, without regard to personal circumstance, the association provides significant support to GCSAA board members.

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2012 Task group recommendations »

2009 Task group recommendations »

2006 Task group recommendations »