Vocabulary - Bylaws 06


In these bylaws, “Yearly Meeting” may refer to SCYMF (this organization) or the annual meeting for business and worship.

The word “clerk” is used uniformly to designate presiding officers of the Yearly Meeting, its constituent bodies, and its local meetings.

“Presiding Clerk” is the principal officer of the meeting.

Instead of “vice-chairman,” “Assistant Clerk” is used.

Instead of secretary, “Recording Clerk” is used.

“Local meeting” is another term for a church.