Council of the LAA CR

The Council of the LAA CR is the executive body that manages the LAA CR in the period between the Conferences. The Council of the LAA CR is composed of seven members and consists of the President of the LAA CR and six members representing Unions elected by the individual presidencies of the associations.

Powers

The powers of the LAA Council are defined in Title VII of the LAA Statutes

TITLE VII - Council of the LAA CR

§ 21 Council of the LAA CR

  1. The Council of the LAA CR is composed of seven members and consists of the President of the LAA CR and six members representing Unions elected by the individual presidencies of the associations.
  2. The Ultralight Flying Association is represented on the Council by two representatives, the Paragliding Association is represented by two representatives, the Hang Gliding Association is represented by one representative and the Powered Paragliding Association is represented by one representative.
  3. Membership in the Council of the LAA CR is honorary and members will be paid for the costs associated with the performance of their duties.
  4. The Council of the LAA CR meets at least four times a year.
  5. Meetings of the Council shall be convened by the President, or by a person representing him/her on the basis of a delegation from the Council of the LAA CR
  6. If the President does not convene a meeting of the Council, 4 members of the Council may convene the meeting.
  7. The Council shall have a quorum if more than a majority of its members are present and shall take decisions by a majority of those present. When deciding on the remuneration of the President of the LAA CR, the President shall not vote.

§ 22 Powers of the Council of the LAA CR

  1. Decides for reasons arising from these Statutes on the convening of ordinary and extraordinary sessions of the Conference of the LAA CR, unless they are convened by the President or by a person who, on the basis of the LAA Council's mandate, represents the President.
  2. It proposes the budget and submits it to the LAA CR Conference for decision.
  3. Adopts the Organizational Regulations of the LAA CR.
  4. It is managed and controlled by the Secretariat of the LAA CR.
  5. Discusses and resolves complaints from members of the LAA CR.
  6. It appoints the Editorial Board and determines the ideological content of the media of the LAA CR.
  7. It establishes expert commissions as advisory bodies of the Council of the LAA CR and appoints their members.
  8. It may convene the General Assembly of the Association whose Bureau does not act or acts contrary to the interests of the LAA CR.
  9. Decides on the expulsion of a member of the LAA CR.
  10. Decides on the remuneration of the President of the LAA CR