As has happened in the fall of every new decade since 1970 (well, except 1980 and 2010, when it was actually 1981 and 2011) the Robert’s Rules Association has published the newest version of the famous tome. For those organizations that use the language recommended in Robert’s Rules to designate the “current” edition as their parliamentary authority, this means that they are now subject to a new set of rules as of the moment of publication – regardless of whether they have read or understand them, or are even aware they exist.
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