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Substitute Senate Bill No. 596

Special Act No. 06-2

AN ACT CONCERNING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE CONNECTICUT ACADEMY OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, INCORPORATED.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. Section 3 of special act 76-53 is amended to read as follows (Effective from passage):

The corporation shall consist of not more than two hundred fifty members. The corporation shall have the power to fill vacancies in the membership created by death, resignation or otherwise through election of other persons to membership; and the power to adopt bylaws for the government of its affairs, which bylaws shall prescribe the officers and the number of members of the governing body, their terms of office and the manner of their election, and may provide for the delegation of the functions of the governing body to an executive committee composed of such number of members of the governing body as the bylaws shall prescribe.

Approved May 8, 2006