RISAA ARTICLE X
DUES

RISAA

Section 1.  Annual dues shall be determined by a majority vote of the Association.   All dues shall be payable on or before each Member's anniversary date of Membership, which shall be the last day of the month in which he or she joined.

Section 2. 
The Secretary shall send written notification to all Members, at least 30 days prior to their anniversary date, advising them of dues assessed to them.  Any Member who fails to pay dues within 30 days after their anniversary date shall be considered not in good standing.  Any Member who fails to pay dues after 90 days of their anniversary date shall be automatically dropped from the Association.

SPECIAL MOTIONS PERTAINING TO DUES
ASSESSMENT OF DUES
1. That the dues assessment for the Association shall be $50 for regular membership.
* Additional members of immediate family, living in the same household are assessed as $45 for second member, $40 for each additional member.
2. No fee shall be assessed to Junior members.
3. Dues shall be for one year, based on the month that you joined.


LIFE MEMBERSHIP
1. A Life membership is available to members for a one-time, paid fee of $500

MEMBERS OVER 65 YEARS
1. That any member, aged 65 or over, having been a member in good standing of the R.I.S.A.A. for two consecutive years prior to that member's 65th birthday, be granted a 50% reduction in dues thereafter.

MILITARY SERVICE
1. That any member who enters the United States military service shall not be assessed dues during their term of service, and shall still enjoy all benefits of membership while serving in the military.
2. This motion shall grant free membership for no more than four (4) years. If a member remains in the military longer than four (4) years, he/she shall then be required to pay the regular assessed dues.