Requirements to set up Local
ARTICLE VIII - GEOGRAPHICAL AREAS
Section 1. Regions
There shall be four geographical regions of CTA/NEA-Retired
that shall be the same as the four geographical regions of
Section 2. Local Associations
Local Associations may be established by retired members
with local area, and shall be subject to the policies of
- Twenty or more
CTA/NEA-Retired members may establish a chapter of
CTA/NEA-Retired. Local groups may combine to constitute a
chapter affiliated to the nearest chapter or UniServe
unit of CTA/NEA-Retired.
- The CTA/NEA-Retired Board of
Directors shall have the authority to recognize and issue
charters to CTA/NEA-Retired locals,
- CTA/NEA-Retired will assist in the
organization of locals to ensure that local bylaws shall
be in conformity with CTA and NEA guidelines.
- Newly organized chapters shall be
given formal recognition at the annual business meeting
of the CTA/NEA-Retired Board of Directors.
- Subject to an annual audit, each
local chapter may establish its own dues structure and
budget to be used for its needs.