Examples of Sociocratic Bylaws
Both two examples of sociocratic bylaws posted on Sociocracy.info are based on legally filed documents. They that sociocratic principles and practices can be specified and legally approved. The Bylaws for a Sociocratic Business are based on those of a LLC registered in Delaware. The Bylaws for a Sociocratic Organization is based on the bylaws of an advocacy organization incorporated in Washington DC.
Bylaws for sociocratic organizationsThe Delibrative Democracy Consortium (DDC)u is… Read More . . . “Sociocratic Bylaws”
This example is for an organization is based on the bylaws of a membership advocacy organization incorporated in Washington DC. It may be adapted for associations, intentional communities, condominiums, cooperatives, etc. It includes the key clauses for establishing a sociocratic governance structure and consent as the basis of decision-making.
Depending on the organization, some clauses may not apply and others will need to be amplified or added. For example, your organization may be solely membership… Read More . . . “Bylaws for a Sociocratic Organization”
The following example is modified from the operating agreement for a Limited Liability Company (LLC) incorporated in Delaware. It contains the key clauses that can be used in many forms of sociocratic operating agreements and bylaws including nonprofit organizationsThe Delibrative Democracy Consortium (DDC)u is an alliance o... More, associations, local government agencies, etc.
In the United States, LLCs are now legal in all 50 states and the District of Columbia and currently provide the most… Read More . . . “Bylaws for a Sociocratic Business”
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