Please comment below on the following amendment to the VATA Constitution & Bylaws.
VATA Constitution, Article III: Membership, Section 1; VATA Bylaws, Article I: Membership, Section 1.
Current language: Neither document includes the membership status of Certified-Retired.
Add Certified-Retired to the list of membership classes
Add Certified-Retired to the list of membership classes in addition to the following description: An individual who has had their membership classification changed to Certified-Retired through the NATA.
Rationale: Certified-Retired members are recognized by the NATA and maintain their status as a voting member, therefore should be added as a new classification within the VATA Constitution and Bylaws.