ARTICLE XI: AMENDMENTS TO THE CONSTITUTION
Change Amendment to: AMENDING PARTY DOCUMENTS Changes to party documents may be proposed by a 2/3 vote of the Executive Committee, or proposed by any member in writing with 5 member signatures. Posting and comments are per the By-Laws. By-Law changes are in effect when passed by the Committee, but expire at the time the next State Convention is convened. They become permanent when ratified by a majority at the Convention. Convention votes required to ratify changes to other party documents are : Constitution 2/3 majority; Statement of Principals 7/8 majority; Platform 2/3 majority.