Send completed application and dues to:
Jefferson Amateur Radio Club, Inc.P.O. Box 73665, Metairie, La
Check one: New Application
Date of Birth
ARRL Member: Yes No
Membership Class (Defined on page 2)
ARRL Member: Yes No
Four speed dial numbers are allowed on the 147.24 / 444.0 or 145.37
Provide the autodial numbers and any slots already assigned. For new members
slots will be assigned:
Dues: Payable ANNUALLY on a CALENDAR year (January 1 through December 31).
Dues are prorated for new members. Renewals are due on January 1 Dues must be
paid in order to vote or be elected to office at the January meeting. Members
will be suspended if dues are not paid by March 1.
12. The Membership shall be responsible to follow the Articles,
Bylaws, and approved motions of the club, to follow the amateur code, and to
support and maintain the club. It shall be the responsibility of each member to
keep the Secretary advised of any changes to the information provided on the
member's application. Members will be provided a copy of the club roster and the
repeater user command sheets, and may add his personal speed dial numbers for
the club repeater.
13. Membership classes and dues of the organization are defined
ACTIVE members have voting privileges:A. FULL MEMBER (100% DUES): Any person holding a valid FCC Amateur
Radio License or anyone having a license pending from the FCC.
B. FAMILY MEMBER (50% DUES): Each additional member of the same
family residing at the same domicile of a Full member and holding a valid FCC
Amateur Radio License. (Maximum dues limited to 200% for a family.)
C. HONORARY MEMBER (0% Dues): Any person voted upon by the
Board of Directors to have full membership privileges for a specific time
period, without the assessment of dues, in recognition of loyal, unselfish,
dedicated service to the organization. The recipient must hold a valid FCC
Amateur Radio License.
D. STUDENT MEMBER (50% DUES): Any full time student holding a
valid FCC Amateur Radio License.
ASSOCIATE members do not have voting
privileges:A. ASSOCIATE MEMBER (100% DUES): Any
person desiring to hold a valid FCC Amateur Radio License.
14. Applications for Membership: Any person may apply for
membership by completing an application form and submitting it to the Membership
committee with prorated dues through December 31st. (The membership committee
shall make all pending applications available to the Board). The names and
callsigns of new applicants shall be published in the newsletter prior to
acceptance. The General Membership shall accept or reject with a simple majority
vote of voting members present at a General Meeting.
15. Renewals: Members may renew their membership by paying full
annual dues (i.e. no proration) by the due date. Members shall provide an
updated, signed membership application with the annual dues. Any member
delinquent in payment of their dues or in providing an updated membership
application by the January general meeting shall not be eligible to vote in any
club business or elections. A member will be suspended if dues or membership
application is outstanding by the February general meeting. Any member with dues
or membership application outstanding by March 1 shall be automatically dropped
16. No person shall be denied membership on the basis of race,
creed, national origin, or gender.