FIGU Landesgruppe Canada
FIGU Landesgruppe Canada Statutes download PDF
Free Community of Interests Universal
Head Office/Mother Centre:
FIGU Society, Semjase Silver Star Center,
Hinterschmidrüti 1225, 8495 Schmidrüti, Switzerland
(Society in accordance with Article 60 ff. of the Civil Code [Switzerland])
Article 1 Name, Office, Form und Fiscal Year
FIGU Landesgruppe Canada
Article 1 Name, Office
Article 2 Landesgruppe-Founding and Regular Meetings
 = contact person
Article 3 The Society’s Purpose
Article 4 Internal Goals of FIGU Landesgruppe Canada
Article 5 German Language
Article 6 Correction Group
Article 7 Acquisition of Membership
Article 8 Membership Fees
Article 9 Attendance and Absences
Article 10 Member Tasks
Article 11 General Conduct
Article 12 Termination of Membership
Article 13 New Membership after a Resignation
Article 14 The Society’s Bodies
Article 15 Election Process
Article 16 The Executive Committee
On no account has an Executive Committee member or other member exclusive power of decision.
For the passing of a resolution the attendance of 6/7 [six sevenths] of all group members is required.
9. The respective minutes are to be signed by the secretary (clerk) or his or her deputy.
Article 17 The entire Executive Committee of the FIGU Landesgruppe is Responsible for:
Article 18 The Tasks of the President, Secretary and Treasurer
Article 19 Signing Authority
Article 20 Auditing
Article 21 Financial Conduct and Liability for Society Debts
 Aus Sicherheitsgründen gegenüber der allgemeinen Kriminalität, insbesonders der Internetz-Post- und Bankgeschäft-Kriminalität ist in bezug auf die FIGU Postkonten und FIGU Bankkonten und der Bar-Finanzmittel des Vereins FIGU besondere Sicherheit und Umsicht geboten.
f)..Internetz-Bankgeschäfte resp. elektronische Finanzgeschäfte und Finanzregelungen sollen so lange vermieden und so lange manuell getätigt werden, wie dies möglich ist, bis keinerlei Internetz-Postkonten- resp. Bankgeschäft-Kriminalität mehr möglich oder die Sicherheit des Bargeldverkehrs durch elektronische Postkontenzahlungen oder Bankgeschäfte gewährleistet ist.
Article 22 The General Assembly, Responsibility, Convening
a. The election and dismissal of the Executive Committee members.
b. The election of the auditors.
c. The approval of the minutes of the General Assembly of FLCA and the Studiengruppen.
d. The approval of the budget prepared by the Executive Committee for the next fiscal year.
e. The acceptance of the annual report and the discharging of the Executive Committee.
f. The determining of the amount and due date of the annual contribution and the passing of resolutions about rule changes and the disbandment of the society.
g. The respective minutes about the resolutions of the General Assembly of FLCA are to be taken and signed by the secretary (clerk) or his or her deputy.
h. The minutes are to be prepared within three days and forwarded to the Mother Centre (via e-mail).
All members are entitled to participation in the General meeting
i. The regular General Assembly is held monthly at 6 pm (winter) on the second Saturday of each month.
j. The agenda (order of business) is to be sent to the members (also via e-mail) reaching them two weeks before the meeting.
The passing of resolutions of the General Assembly takes place by show of hands
k. All voting/decisions within the group are effected with a simple majority of all present members of FLCA (50% + 1 vote).
l. A quorum is only in place when 6/7 [six-sevenths] of all FLCA-members are present (according to FIGU-rules, Art. 49).
m. In decision-making a unanimous decision is to be striven for where possible.
n. When requested voting is done in secret (concerns Executive Committee election). Rule changes require a majority of 3/4 [three quarters] of the votes cast and the approval of FIGU Switzerland, Mother Centre, SSSC, Hinterschmidrüti 1225, 8495 Schmidrüti.
o. The dissolution of the society can only be moved with a majority of 3/4 [three-quarters] of the votes cast.
Article 23 Special General Assembly
Article 24 Management of Agenda Items
Article 25 Dissolution of the Society, Liquidators
Article 26 Donors
Article 27 FIGU Books, Texts and Materials
Article 28 Copyright of Texts
Article 29 Internet Site
Article 30 Information Stands
Article 31 Lectures and Discussions
Article 32 Radio and Television Appearances
Article 33 Cooperation of FIGU Groups
Article 34 Reporting
Article 35 Valid Guidelines