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BOY SCOUT COMMITTEE

MEMBERS OF COMMITTEE AND APPOINTMENT PROCEDURE:  The Committee shall have three (3) members, a Chairman and two (2) Vice Chairmen.  The terms of the members of the Committee shall be staggered, and each new appointment shall be for a term of three (3) years.  The Department Commander shall designate the Chairman and Vice Chairmen annually from the members of the Committee.

RESPONSIBILITY:  The Committee shall plan, supervise, direct, and coordinate all American Legion participation in the Scouting program and encourage increased participation by Posts.  The Committee shall be responsible for the selection of the Eagle Scout of the Year, the Adult Cub Scout of the Year, the Adult Boy Scout of the Year, and all Square Knot Awards.

AUTHORIZED MEETINGS: 

  1. Department Convention: The Chairman shall be authorized for two (2) days for the purposes of attending the Americanism Commission meeting and to report to the Department Convention.  The Vice Chairmen shall be authorized for one (1) day for the purpose of attending the Americanism Commission meeting.

  2. Mid Winter Conference:  The Chairman shall be authorized for one (1) day for the purposes of attending the Americanism Commission meeting and to report to the Department Executive Committee.  The Vice Chairmen shall be authorized for one (1) day for the purpose of attending the Americanism Commission meeting.  The Committee shall also be responsible for operating an informational table at the Programs Fair.

  3. Annual Meeting:  The Committee shall meet annually in the spring to determine the winners of the Scouting program awards at mileage only.

OTHER AUTHORIZATION AND/OR DIRECTION:  The Chairman is required to provide a report of the Committee’s activities to the Fall, Mid-Winter, and Spring Department Executive Committee meetings and annually to the Department Convention.  The Chairman shall annually submit a proposed Committee budget to the Finance Commission before the Spring DEC meeting.


 

For more detailed information on The American Legion of Iowa Commissions and Committees, visit the links below:

 

Department Operating Structure (PDF)

Commission & Committee Members (PDF)

Commissions & Committees Web Page


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