Constitution & Bylaws

The HWEA Constitution & Bylaws were last revised in May 2018. The 2018 HWEA Constitution and Bylaws can be viewed here. Major changes in the 2018 document are listed below:

  • Simplify Membership classifications to match WEF in perpetuity.
  • Separate Secretary-Treasurer position and duties (Secretary is entry position).
  • Increase Board to 7 members.
  • Add Vice-PWO position description.
  • Add duties and function of immediate Past President.
  • Give President ability to Sunset committees that are no longer viable.
  • Nomination Committee should be headed by Past President.
  • Define Standing committee.
  • Added Special committees.
  • Added Outer Island committees.
  • Give Board ability to vote by e-mail as long as all board members vote.

The previous version of the HWEA Constitution & Bylaws was adopted on May 9, 2014. This version can be downloaded as a PDF here. The HWEA Constitution & Bylaws are also included within the HWEA Reference Manual as Appendix B.



Contact Info

Hawai‘i Water Environment Association
PO Box 2422
Honolulu, Hawai‘i 96804
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