ARTICLE 1. NAME
This organization will be named as the Logistics & Supply Chain (LSC) Division of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers.
ARTICLE 2. PURPOSES
The purposes of the LSC Division of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers will be to:
ARTICLE 3. POWERS
ARTICLE 4. MEMBERSHIP
Any member of the Institute may become a LSC Division Member. All members of the LSC Division will have equal rights and privileges, except for student members. Student members do not have voting rights. Currency of membership in the LSC Division is concurrent with IISE membership.
ARTICLE 5. OFFICERS & BOARD MEMBERS
ARTICLE 6. BOARD
ARTICLE 7. ELECTION AND TENURE OF DIVISION OFFICIALS
ARTICLE 8. VACANCIES
ARTICLE 9. FORFEITURE OF OR REMOVAL FROM OFFICE
Any Board member shall automatically forfeit his/her Board membership if he/she loses eligibility for, or is expelled from membership in IISE or the Division.
ARTICLE 10. CONFLICT OF INTEREST
Each officer, Board Member, or nominee shall make a written disclosure of any interest that might result in a conflict of interest upon nomination to office, before appointment to fill a vacancy on the Board and annually during the term of office. During their terms of office, directors and officers shall promptly make full disclosure to the Board of any existing or new employment, activity, investment or other interest that might involve obligations that may adversely compete with, or be in conflict with, the interest of IISE or the Division.
ARTICLE 11. RESPONSIBILITY TO THE INSTITUTE
The Division must operate in accordance with the Constitution and Bylaws of the Institute.
ARTICLE 12. AMENDMENTS
ARTICLE 13. ADOPTION OF THE LSC DIVISION BYLAWS
The adoption of the Bylaws of the LSC Division, as well as the adoption of any subsequent changes or amendments, requires an affirmative vote by at least two-thirds of the members voting in response to an electronic ballot for this purpose. The IISE Technical Networking Liaison will tally the votes and report the results to the President.
ARTICLE 14. USE OF THE DIVISION OR INSTITUTE NAME
ARTICLE 15. LEGAL ACTIONS
If the Division, or any of its subsidiary organizations, becomes involved in, or is about to be involved in legal action before any court of law, the President must consult with the Institute Board of Trustees through the Executive Director of the Institute.