The XCRA is federally incorporated under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act. Structurally, the Association comprises 13 geographically defined Chapters which, in turn, currently support over 1600 members. The regions are Atlantic, Quebec, Montreal, Ottawa, Greater Toronto Area, Southwestern Ontario, Northern Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatoon, Regina, Calgary, Edmonton and British Columbia. Each of these regions are governed by a Chapter President.
XCRA is governed by a national Board of Directors comprising a President, Vice-President and Secretary. There are six additional members forming the full Board of Directors Officers. They are charged with overseeing the day-to-day operations of the XCRA. All national, regional and chapter-level officers and directors are volunteers, serving without remuneration.
The updated XCRA bylaw document contains 11 distinct sections. They are:
Section 1 — General
Section 2 — Membership – Matters Requiring Special Resolution
Section 3 — Membership Dues, Termination and Discipline
Section 4 — Meetings of Members
Section 5 — Directors
Section 6 — Meetings of Directors
Section 7 — Officers
Section 8 — Notices
Section 9 — Dispute Resolution
Section 10 — Indemnities to Directors and Others
Section 11 —Effective Date
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