The National Club for the FCI BBS
Section 1. Membership. The Members of this Club shall include all persons who are in good standing with the FCI Rules and Regulations, who subscribe to the Purpose (see the Constitution) of the ABBSC and who have applied for and been accepted as Members under Article I, Section 2 of these ABBSC bylaws. The membership shall be divided into four (4) classes:
(a) Individual Membership. All Members who are U.S. residents and/or U.S. citizens 18 years of age and older, and who own a Berger Blanc Suisse, BBS, at the time of application shall be Individual Members; these Members shall enjoy all the privileges of the Club, including one vote and the ability to hold office if all other requirements are fulfilled.
(b) Household Membership. Two (2) members of the same household, eighteen years of age or older, who comply with the same requirements as that of an Individual membership [Article I, Section 1, (a)] shall be defined as Household Members. Each Household Member shall have one vote and each shall have the ability to hold office if all other requirements are fulfilled.
(c) Associate Membership. A resident of the U.S. who does not own a WSSD but whose interests are parallel to those of the ABBSC and who desires to work in association with the Club may apply for Associate Membership. Associate Members shall enjoy all privileges except voting or holding the position of officer or director; Associate Members cannot count in determining a quorum.
(d) International Membership. A person who is both not a resident and not a citizen of the United States but who has interests parallel to those of the ABBSC and who desires to work in association with the Club may apply for International Membership. International Members shall enjoy all privileges except voting or holding the position of officer or director; International Members cannot count in determining a quorum