Section 1. General Membership Provisions.
A. Membership in the PMI-CVC requires membership in PMI®. The PMI-CVC shall not accept as members any individuals who have not been accepted as PMI® members.
B. Membership in this organization is voluntary and shall be open to any eligible person interested in furthering the purposes of the organization. Membership shall be open to all eligible persons without regard to race, creed, color, age, gender, marital status, national origin, religion, or physical or mental disability.
C. Members shall be governed by and abide by the PMI bylaws and PMI CVC’s bylaws and all policies, procedures, rules and directives lawfully made there under, including but not limited to the PMI Code of Conduct.
D. All members shall pay the required PMI and Chapter membership dues to PMI and in the event that a member resigns or their membership is revoked for just cause PMI or PMI-CVC shall not refund membership dues.
E. Membership in the PMI-CVC shall terminate upon the member’s resignation, failure to pay dues or expulsion from membership for just cause.
F. Members who fail to pay the required dues when due shall be delinquent for a period of one (1) month and their names removed from the official membership list of the PMI-CVC. A delinquent member may be reinstated by payment in full of all unpaid dues for PMI and the PMI-CVC to PMI within such one month delinquent period.
G. Upon termination of membership in the PMI-CVC, the member shall forfeit any and all rights and privileges of membership.
H. All PMI CVC members including student members are eligible to vote and hold office.
I. The membership database and listings provided by PMI to PMI CVC may not be used for commercial purposes and may be used only for non-profit purposes directly related to the business of PMI CVC, consistent with PMI policies.
Section 2. Classes and Categories of Members. The PMI-CVC shall not create its own membership categories. PMI Chapter membership categories shall be consistent with PMI membership categories.