ARTICLE V - STATE and EXECUTIVE COMMITTEES

Section D:  Vacancies

  1. A vacancy in the office of State Chairman shall be filled by the State Vice Chairman who shall serve until the next State Convention.
  2. A vacancy in the office of any other State Officer shall be filled by appointment by the State Chairman with the approval of a majority of the remaining Executive Committee members, and shall serve until the next State Convention. 
  3. For any of the State Office vacancies, if the next State Convention is the interim Convention held between the National Presidential Nominating Conventions, then the person elected to fill such vacancy will only serve until the next State Convention held in conjunction with the National Presidential Nominating Convention at which time the person may be elected to serve a four-year term of office.
  4. The terms of Section D are subject to and shall not displace any terms or conditions given in Sections A and B above.