Section 1 - This organization shall be known as California
California Building Officials (CALBO) was founded in 1962 to
promote and further the profession of the local California
Building Official. With time and achievement, the organization
has become the advocate and representative of not only the local
California Building Official, but of local building departments,
local government entities, and public safety and code enforcement
Section 1 - There shall be the following classes of
A. Class I Members: A City, County, or City
and County within the boundaries of the State of California, or
any Department or Division of the State of California charged
with the correlation, administration, or enforcement of laws and
ordinances relating to building construction.
Section 1 - The officers shall be a
President, First Vice President, and Second Vice President. The
Board of Directors shall be composed of the officers, plus an
immediate Past President, plus five members elected from the
membership at large. All officers shall be Class I Members and
shall be the designated representative of a City, County, or City
and County. All directors shall be Class I Members.
Section 1 - The Board of Directors shall
have the authority to carry on the business of this organization
between Annual Business Meetings. The Board shall read, correct,
and approve the Minutes of the Annual Business Meeting.
Section 1 - One meeting, to be known as the
Annual Business Meeting, shall be held each calendar year. The
time and place of the Annual Business Meeting shall be determined
by the Board of Directors.
Section 2 - Ten percent (10%) of Class I
Members, and not less than 10, shall constitute a quorum for the
purpose of conducting business at the Annual Business Meeting or
other general membership meeting.
Section 1 - The annual dues for each
membership category shall be established by the Board of
Directors. In no case shall a person be considered in good
standing, or be qualified to exercise membership participation or
entitled to receive any privilege of membership, who is default
in payment of dues for three months.
Section 2 – Honorary Members shall not be
Section 1 - Proposed amendments to the
Constitution and Bylaws to be considered at the Annual Business
Meeting shall be signed by at least ten (10) Class I Members and
must be presented to the Board of Directors at least 60 (sixty)
days before the opening of the Annual Business Meeting. The Board
of Directors shall cause them to be sent to each member, together
with a proposed effective date, at least 30 days before the
Annual Business Meeting.
Section 1 - No part of the net earnings, if
any, of this organization shall inure to the benefit of any
member or other individual. No gain, profit, or dividend shall be
distributed to any of the members of this organization or inure
to the benefit of any private citizen, except a fund, foundation,
or corporation organized and operating for charitable,
scientific, literary or educational purposes.