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International Board Policies

Section 1 – Awards
Appeals – I-3
New Club Sponsor, Definition of
Presentations Other Than By International – I-7
Optimist International Awards Program – I-8
Sponsor Pin Incentive – I-140
International Recognition Program – ICD-135
International Recognition Program – ICD-135 (effective October 1, 2016)

Section 2 – Charter – Present/Revoke
Club Disbandment and Charter Revocation Procedures – IC-35
Merger Requirements – IC-36

Section 3 – Club Names/Members/Meeting Places

Life Membership – IC-18
Charter Members – IC-51
Club New Member – IC-52
Club – Name and Location – C-8
89 Day Reinstatement Policy – ICD-14

Section 4 – Committees
Travel Insurance Policy – I-48

Section 12 – International Development
International Development – I-102

Section 13 – Legal