CATHOLIC CROSS BEARERS M/M Inc.
BYLAWS AND RULES OF MEMBERSHIP
Requirements for membership
Rules of Membership
Code of Conduct for Members
Chapter Structure and Officer?s Positions
Duties of Chapter Officers
The purpose of these rules and bylaws is not to place a constraint upon members of CCBMM but rather to keep the membership focused on this ministry and its reason for existence. Changes and additions can be made by petitioning the National president who will determine whether a change needs to be made. It will then be voted on by the membership.
1st Amendment to Bylaws (August 15, 2010)
No one can hold membership in the Catholic Cross Bearers M/M, Inc. who is currently a member/patchholder in another motorcycle ministry, motorcycle club, riding club, or riding association, especially if these organizations require members to wear colors or back patches that identify them as such. The National Coalition of Motorcyclists Christian Unity and State/Regional Coalitions are exempt as long as they do not require a member to forsake his/her colors. A prospective member must inform the Catholic Cross Bearers M/M, Inc. of any other motorcycle organization they belong to upon filing an application. Any motorcycle organizations to which the applicant/probationary member belongs to must be approved by the Board of Directors prior to the membership voting on a prospective member’s application. If it is deemed that the applicant’s membership in any other motorcycle organization is a conflict of interest to this ministry, the applicant would have to choose between the Catholic Cross Bearers M/M, Inc. and their membership in another organization.
CCBMM Youth Group
The CCBMM Youth Group is established for those members who have children, grandchildren, or nieces and nephews who interested in the ministry of the Catholic Cross Bearers M/M, Inc.
Children wishing to be part of the Youth Group must be a relative of a member, and also be in close proximity and regular contact with said member.The member shall be responsible for the youth and see to it that they are brought up in the faith according to the Catholic Church and the Scriptures.
The position of Youth Group National Director will will be established to head up the Youth Group. This position will be an appointment by the National President with approval by the Board of Directors and the membership of CCBMM. The Youth Group National Director will remain in this position until resigning or until their services are no longer needed as deemed by the National President and Board of Directors. The Youth Group National Director shall report to the officers of the National Chapter.
It will be the responsibility of the Youth Group National Director to set activities and the direction of the Youth Group.