1. Waiver of Certain Reversionary Events. In the event of a reversionary event attributable to differences in doctrine between this church and The Christian and Missionary Alliance, the reversionary process set forth above may be waived upon the approval of (a) at least two thirds of the active, attending members of this church, (b) the District Executive Committee or its equivalent) of the district of The Christian and Missionary Alliance in which this church is located, and (c) the Division of Church Ministries of The Christian and Missionary Alliance.
ARTICLE XVI BYLAWS
Local Bylaws not in conflict with the provisions of the constitution or the laws of the state may be adopted by a duly called meeting of the church. A copy of such Bylaws shall be filed with the district superintendent.
ARTICLE XVII AMENDMENTS
This Constitution may be amended only by the General Council of The Christian and Missionary Alliance by a two-thirds majority of the votes cast.
Bylaw Article XVII - AMENDMENTS
BYLAW AMENDMENTS. These Bylaws may be amended by a two-thirds majority of the votes cast at any official congregational meeting of the congregation.
ARTICLE XVIII CONFORMANCE WITH APPLICABLE LAW
In cases where any provision of this constitution may not conform to state laws, the district concerned shall be authorized to make such adjustments as necessary in counsel with the vice president for the Division of National Church Ministries of The Christian and Missionary Alliance so as to conform to such laws.