SIGCSE Bylaws Revision


About 5 years ago, ACM asked me as SIGCSE Chair for permission to post the SIGCSE Bylaws on the Web. I noted several problems:

Membership Dues and Voting

Through part of the 1990s, ACM required SIGCSE members to also be members of ACM. SIGCSE-only membership was possible, but at a disadvantage:

I thought this situation was simply unacceptable. ACM had changed its policy regarding ACM membership, the SIGCSE membership dues policy had changed immediate, but the bylaws had not changed. I started the process to work with ACM to change the bylaws ASAP.

created 6 March 2009
last revised 6 March 2009

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