Article I – Name, Principal Office and Relationship to PMI
Section 1. This organization shall be called the Project Management Institute, Augusta-Aiken Chapter, Inc. (hereinafter “the Chapter”). This organization is a Chapter of PMI chartered by the Project Management Institute, Incorporated (hereinafter “PMI”) and separately incorporated as a non-profit, tax-exempt corporation organized under the laws of Georgia.
Section 2. The President shall have the authority to prohibit and the responsibility to prevent the use of the Chapter name in connection with any meeting or activity which, in his or her opinion, does not further the purposes and objectives of the Chapter or PMI. Section 3. The principle office of the Chapter shall be located in Georgia and within the Central Savannah River Area as designated by the Chapter Board.
Section 4. The Chapter is responsible to the duly elected PMI Board of Directors and is subject to all PMI policies, procedures, rules and directives lawfully adopted.
Section 5. The Chapter shall meet all legal requirements in the jurisdiction(s) in which the Chapter conducts business or is incorporated and/or registered.
Section 6. These bylaws of the Chapter may not conflict with the current PMI Bylaws and all policies, procedures, rules or directives established or authorized by the PMI Board of Directors as well as with the Chapter’s Charter with PMI.
Section 7. The terms of the Charter to be executed between the Chapter and PMI, including all restrictions and prohibitions, shall take precedence over these Bylaws and other authority granted hereunder and in the event of a conflict between the terms of the Charter and the terms of these Bylaws, the Chapter shall be governed by and adhere to the terms of the Charter.