All applicants who wish to become a member of ICR shall complete, sign, and submit the membership application form, as modified from time to time, and pay membership dues. The Membership Committee shall accept or reject the application and notify the applicant about the decision within thirty (30) days of the receipt of the application and inform the BOD accordingly.
SECTION 5.05: MEMBERSHIP DUES
The membership fees shall be determined by the Membership Committee and approved by the BOD. It shall remain fixed for a given fiscal year and shall be prorated. Unless the member opts for auto-deduction, the renewal fees are due and payable by the 15th of January every year.
SECTION 5.05.2: GROUNDS FOR TERMINATION
A member may be terminated from membership following a hearing before the BOD for refusal to adhere to or comply with the provisions of the Articles of Incorporation or these Bylaws or the Administrative Rules of Discipline and Conduct as developed, modified and approved by the BOD from time to time. Specific stipulations as stated in Sections 5.05.1.1, 5.05.1.2, 5.05.1.4 and 5.05.1.5 shall also apply.
SECTION 5.05.4: NON-TRANSFER OF MEMBERSHIP
Membership in ICR is neither transferable nor assignable. If only one member of a family decides to be a member, then that member alone will be empowered to exercise the privileges conferred by these Bylaws.