1. DENOMINATION, HEAD OFFICE AND DURATION
The Annual General Meeting or the Semi-Annual General Meeting will give its decisions after having heard the Representatives of the Member Association concerned, if present in the Meeting. The decision has to be supported by a majority of not less than two thirds of the Member Associations represented in the Meeting.
The language of the ECF shall be English.
10. Executive Board
The Executive Board will nominate one of their number as Director of Finance.
b.The Officers of the European Curling Federation will be:
c. The four (4) Regions entitled to elect a representative of the European Curling Federation will be:
The Members of each region are listed in the bye-laws
11. The Officers
13. THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM)
14. SEMI-ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
A Semi-Annual General Meeting (SAGM) may, at the discretion of the AGM or the Executive Board, be held each year. Procedures shall be as for an AGM.
15. SPECIAL GENERAL MEETINGS
Special General Meetings (SGM) may be called by the President with the agreement of a majority of the Executive Board or when a petition signed by at least one third of the Member Associations is received by the Secretary General.
16. COMPROMISSORY CLAUSE
All communications with the ECF shall, in the first instance, be through the Secretary General.
The General Meeting, having pronounced the dissolution, is entitled to decide by simple majority of the voting members the allowance of the remaining assets of the ECF, which have to be allocated to a non-profit and of public interest corporation in benefit for curling.
20. ENTRY INTO FORCE
The present constitution, adopted by the General Meeting on December 8, 2009 comes into force on December 8, 2009.
BY-LAWS OF THE EUROPEAN CURLING FEDERATION
By- Law No 1.LIST OF MEMBER NATIONS AND ALLOCATION TO THE VARIOUS ZONES
Great Britain & Ireland:England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales
Northern Europe:Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Iceland
Eastern Europe:Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech-Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey
Western Europe:Andorra, Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland,
By-Law No 2Agenda of the Annual General Meeting