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Bylaws Revision, 1-20-1997.
Division 40 Bylaws
interest in the field of Neuropsychology and its scientific development,
dissemination, and/or clinical applications.
4. The minimum qualifications for election to the category Fellow shall be:
of the category of Member in the Division of Clinical Neuropsychology for
at least one
to the Committee on Fellowship by at least three (3) Members of the Division
Clinical Neuropsychology, at least two (2) of whom are Fellows of the Division.
that the Member has made a substantial contribution to the science and/or
profession of neuropsychology as attested by the following:
[1. prior status as a Member for at least one (1) year;]
1) Active engagement at the time of nomination in the advancement of neuropsychology
in any of its aspects.
2) Documentation of the [ways in which] Member?s outstanding activities,contributions
and/or performance that have had a sustained, discernible, and salutary effect on the
development of neuropsychology as a science and/or a profession.
to the category of Fellow by the Division?s Committee on Fellowship and
ratification of the
nomination by the Executive Committee of the Division, such nomination and ratification to be conducted
in accordance with extant bylaws and Rules of Council of the American Psychological Association.
[4. Associates of the American Psychological
Association may, should they be so interested, be accepted as
Associates of the Division.]
5. A majority vote of the Membership Committee or of the Committee
on Fellowship shall constitute a nomination
from these committees [to] on behalf of the general membership for action. [A majority vote of the general
membership at the annual business meeting shall be required for acceptance] Acceptance to any category of
membership shall be according to the extant bylaws and Rules of Council of the American Psychological
6. The minimum membership dues are set by the Council of Representatives
in the American Psychological
Association and paid to the Division of Clinical Neuropsychology by the Association from the members annual
fees. Additional dues or assessments may be imposed upon the recommendation of the Executive Committee and
with the majority approval of the general membership at the annual business meeting.
7. The Secretary of the Division, or their designate, directly
or through the Central Office of the American
Psychological Association, shall notify applicants for membership in the Division of their membership status with
the Division in a timely fashion after the annual business meeting.
Membership Rights [&], Privileges, and Restrictions
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