Section 1 General Membership Provision
A. Membership in the PMI Coastal Bend Chapter, Inc requires membership in PMI®. The PMI Coastal Bend Chapter, Inc shall not accept as members any individuals who have not been accepted as PMI® members.
B. Membership in this organization is voluntary and shall be open to any eligible person interested in furthering the purposes of the organization. Membership shall be open to all eligible persons without regard to race, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, religion, or physical or mental disability.
C. Members shall be governed by and abide by the PMIBylaws and by the bylaws of the PMI Coastal Bend Chapter, Inc and all policies, procedures, rules and directives lawfully made thereunder, including but not limited to the PMI Code of Conduct.
D. All members shall pay the required PMI and PMI Coastal Bend Chapter, Inc membership dues to PMI and in the event that a member resigns or their membership is revoked for just cause, membership dues shall not be refunded by PMI or the PMI Coastal Bend Chapter, Inc.
E. All voting members in good standing of the Chapter shall have the right to vote in an election and hold office.
F. Membership in the PMI Coastal Bend Chapter, Inc shall terminate upon the member’s resignation, failure to pay dues or expulsion from membership for just cause.
G. Members who fail to pay the required dues when due shall be delinquent for a period of one (1) month and their names removed from the official membership list of the PMI Coastal Bend Chapter, Inc. A delinquent member may be reinstated by payment in full of all unpaid dues for PMI and the PMI Coastal Bend Chapter, Inc to PMI within such one month delinquent period.
H. Upon termination of membership in the PMI Coastal Bend Chapter, Inc, the member shall forfeit any and all rights and privileges of membership.
Section 2 Classes and Categories of Members
The PMI Coastal Bend Chapter, Inc shall not create its own membership categories. PMI Chapter membership categories shall be consistent with PMI membership categories.