Section 1. Membership dues for members of the Regional Group, and the regulations governing payment of such dues, are as specified in Article X (Dues) of the current edition of the BVA National Bylaws, as amended.
Section 2. All sums received by the Treasurer shall be placed by him/her i1 a bank designated by members of the Executive Committee. The bank account shall be in the name of the Regional Group.
Section 3. Funds of the Regional Group shall be dispensed only by checks drawn by the Treasurer in conformity with a budget adopted by the membership.
Section 4. No fund-raising endeavor involving an appeal for funds to the general pubic shall be undertaken without authorization by a Regional Group meeting and prior approval of the National Board of Directors (refer to Section 13e of Article XIV (Regional Groups) of the current edition of the BVA National Bylaws, as amended).