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MacArthur Park NC Bylaws

  1. 1. MACARTHUR PARK NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL BYLAWS Approved June 12, 2014 Table of Contents Article I NAME……………………………………………………… 3 Article II PURPOSE………………………………………………… 3 Article III BOUNDARIES……………………………………………. 3 Section 1: Boundary Description Section 2: Internal Boundaries Article IV STAKEHOLDER…………………………………………. 4 Article V GOVERNING BOARD…………………………………… 5 Section 1: Composition Section 2: Quorum Section 3: Official Actions Section 4: Terms and Term Limits Section 5: Duties and Powers Section 6: Vacancies Section 7: Absences Section 8: Censure Section 9: Removal Section 10: Resignation Section 11: Community Outreach Article VI OFFICERS……………………………………………….… 7 Section 1: Officers of the Board Section 2: Duties and Powers Section 3: Selection of Officers Section 4: Officer Terms Article VII COMMITTEES AND THEIR DUTIES……….……….… 8 Section 1: Standing Section 2: Ad Hoc Section 3: Committee Creation and Authorization Article VIII MEETINGS……………….…………………………….… 8 Section 1: Meeting Time and Place Section 2: Agenda Setting Section 3: Notifications/Postings Section 4: Reconsideration Article IX FINANCES……….……….………………………...... 9 Article X ELECTIONS……….……….………………...………. 10 Section 1: Administration of Election Section 2: Governing Board Structure and Voting Section 3: Minimum Voting Age Section 4: Method of Verifying Stakeholder Status Section 5: Restrictions on Candidates Running for Multiple Seats Section 6: Other Election Related Language Article XI GRIEVANCE PROCESS….………………………… 10 Article XII PARLIAMENTARY AUTHORITY…….…………….. 11
  2. 2. Page 2 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 Article XIII AMENDMENTS……………………………………… 11 Article XIV COMPLIANCE…………………………….…………. 11 Section 1: Code of Civility Section 2: Training Section 3: Self Assessment ATTACHMENT A – Map of Neighborhood Council………….…… 12 ATTACHMENT B - Governing Board Structure and Voting……… 13
  3. 3. Page 3 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 Article I NAME The name of this organization shall be “MacArthur Park Neighborhood Council.” It shall also be referred to as “MPNC." Article II PURPOSE A. The mission of the MPNC is to serve as a free, open, accessible and democratic forum for the promotion, exchange, formulation and implementation of ideas, programs, and proposals on issues that concern or impact the city, the community and its Stakeholders. The MPNC shall advise the City of Los Angeles on issues concerning City governance, the needs of this Neighborhood Council, the delivery of City services to this Neighborhood Council, and on matters of a Citywide nature; establish partnerships between the community and businesses; and enrich communication, education, pride and compassion within the community. B. The purpose of the MPNC shall be to: 1. Promote MPNC stakeholder participation in community governance, decision-making, and the utilization of private and public services available to the neighborhood council area. The MPNC shall not discriminate any individual, group or organization on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, homeowner/rental status, income, or political affiliation. 2. Provide a forum to allow all Stakeholders to identify community concerns and problems, find resources and develop solutions to resolve them. 3. Interact with city departments and other governmental agencies to monitor activities in the community to promote effectiveness, accountability, and timeliness in response to the concerns of community members. 4. Serve as a forum for City and other governmental agencies to present projects that will affect the community for community input, feedback and support. 5. Make recommendations to the City of Los Angeles and other governmental agencies on issues of land use, economic development and quality of life with suggestions for improving the delivery of City services. 6. Promote community participation throughout the MPNC area and the broader community of Los Angeles. 7. Serve as an advocate on behalf of the community to private and public agencies on issues where there is broad community support. 8. Work with other Los Angeles Neighborhood Councils on issues of common interest. 9. Work with organizations in the MPNC area. Article III BOUNDARIES Section 1: Boundary Description - The boundaries of the MPNC shall be: Beginning at the intersection of Vermont Avenue and 7th Street; east on 7th Street to Wilshire Place; North on Wilshire Place to Sunset Place; East on Sunset Place to Hoover Street; North on Hoover Street to Wilshire Boulevard; West on Wilshire Boulevard to Commonwealth Street; North on Commonwealth Street to 6th Street; East on 6th Street to Rampart Ave; North on Rampart Ave to
  4. 4. Page 4 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 3rd Street; East on 3rd Street to Alvarado Street; South on Alvarado Street to Olympic Boulevard; West on Olympic Boulevard to Vermont Avenue; and then north on Vermont Avenue to 7th Street. Section 2: Internal Boundaries - The five (5) districts within the MPNC boundary area represent a relatively equal proportion of population with in the MPNC. A. District 1 Beginning at the intersection of Westmoreland and 7th Street, east on 7th Street to Wilshire Place; then north on Wilshire Place to Sunset Place; then east on Sunset Place to Hoover Street; then north on Hoover Street to Wilshire Boulevard; then west on Wilshire Boulevard to Commonwealth Street; then north on Commonwealth Street to 6th Street; then east on 6th Street to Carondelet Street; then south on Carondelet Street to Hoover Street; then north on Hoover Street to 8th Street; then west on 8th Street to Westmoreland Avenue; and then north on Westmoreland Avenue to 7th Street. B. District Two Beginning at the corner of Carondelet Street and 6th Street, east on 6th Street to Alvarado Street; then south on Alvarado Street to Olympic Boulevard; then west on Olympic Boulevard to Carondelet Street; and then north on Carondelet Street to 6th Street. C. District Three Beginning at the intersection of Vermont Boulevard and San Marino Street, east on San Marino Street to Hoover Street; then south on Hoover Street to Olympic Boulevard; then west on Olympic Boulevard to Vermont Avenue; and then north on Vermont Avenue to San Marino Street. D. District Four Beginning at the intersection of Vermont Avenue and 7th Street, east on 7th Street to Westmoreland Avenue; then south on Westmoreland Avenue to 8th Street; then east on 8th Street to Hoover Street; then south on Hoover Street to San Marino Street; then west on San Marino Street to Vermont Avenue; and then north on Vermont Avenue to 7th Street. E. District Five Beginning at intersection of 6th Street and Rampart Ave, north on Rampart Ave to 3rd Street; then east on 3rd Street to Alvarado Street; then south on Alvarado Street to 6th Street; then west on 6th Street to Rampart Ave. The boundaries of the MPNC are set forth in Attachment A - Map of MacArthur Park Neighborhood Council. ARTICLE IV STAKEHOLDER Neighborhood Council membership is open to all Stakeholders. “Stakeholders” shall be defined as those who live, work or own real property in the neighborhood and also to those who declare a stake in the neighborhood as a community interest stakeholder, defined as a person who affirms a substantial and ongoing participation within the Neighborhood Council’s boundaries and who may be in a community organization such as, but not limited to, educational, non-profit and/or religious organizations.
  5. 5. Page 5 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 ARTICLE V GOVERNING BOARD Section 1: Composition - The MPNC Board of Directors (Board) shall consist of (17) members. A. District Resident Representatives (5) – Stakeholders who live within the respective districts of the MPNC boundary area, as defined in Article III, Section 2 of these bylaws. There will be one (1) resident representative from each of the five (5) districts. B. At-Large Stakeholder Representatives (12) – At-Large representatives as defined under Article IV. Section 2: Quorum - Nine (9) members of the Board must be present to hold a meeting of the Board. Section 3: Official Actions - Once a quorum has been established, a simple majority vote (greater than 50%) of the Board members present and voting, including abstentions, is necessary for formal actions, unless otherwise indicated in the bylaws. No voting by proxy is permitted. Section 4: Terms and Term Limits - Each member shall be elected to serve a four (4) year term, with no limit as to how many times a Board member may serve on the MPNC. Section 5: Duties and Powers - The Board shall: A. Establish official policies and positions of the MPNC. Only polices and positions approved by a simple majority vote of the Board present, once a quorum has been established, shall be recognized as the official position of the MPNC. B. Review and recommend actions to the City and other governmental agencies. C. Adopt an annual budget for the MPNC, as provided under City rules and guidelines. Section 6: Vacancies - If all Board seats are not filled after the general election, or are vacated due to resignation or removal for cause a vacancy shall be filled by the following procedure: A. The Board shall declare the seat(s) vacant through a motion and develop an application form to be completed and submitted by interested Stakeholders for consideration to fill the declared vacancy. B. The completed application(s) shall be submitted to the Secretary of the Board, or a designated member of the Board. C. A period of thirty (30) days after the Board has declared the seat vacant shall be allowed to publicize the vacancy to Stakeholders and for interested Stakeholders to submit the completed application forms. D. At the end of the thirty (30)day period, the Secretary or the designated member of the Board shall then ensure that the matter is placed on the agenda for the next regular meeting of the Board. E. If only one (1) stakeholder has made application for a vacant seat, then a vote of the Board shall be taken and the applicant installed by majority vote of the Board. If more than one (1) stakeholder has applied for an empty seat, then an open (non-secret) and fair vote shall be taken at the next regular meeting by all Stakeholders present, including the Board members. The vote shall be presided over by the Board and shall include one (1) vote per stakeholder. F. If no Stakeholders submit applications for consideration to fill the vacancy (ies) at the end of the thirty (30) day period, at the next regular meeting of the Board, the Board shall appoint an ad-hoc committee of three (3) to five (5) members, which may include Board
  6. 6. Page 6 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 members and Stakeholders, to search for candidates for the vacant seat(s). The ad-hoc committee shall have thirty (30) days to search for and present candidates at the next regular board meeting after their thirty (30) day search period ends. The winning candidate(s) shall be elected according to step five above. When a vacant seat is filled by the aforementioned process, that seat shall be filled only until the next general election is held to fill all seats on the Board. In no event shall a vacant seat be filled where the election to fill all seats on the Board is scheduled to be held with one hundred and twenty (120) days from the date the applicant (stakeholder proposing to fill the vacancy) tenders a written application to the Secretary. Section 7: Absences - Executive Officers are expected to attend all Executive Committee meetings and general Board meetings. Board members are expected to attend all general Board meetings. Unexcused absence from three (3) consecutive meetings or six (6) or more meetings overall during the previous twelve (12) months shall be deemed a failure to consistently attend. Board members must excuse themselves from attending an upcoming meeting at which they are expected by notifying the Board President and/or Secretary of their absence. Section 8: Censure - The Board can take action to publically reprimand a Board member for actions conducted in the course of Council business by censuring the Board member at a Council Board meeting. Censures shall be placed on the agenda for discussion and action after discussion with the Office of the City Attorney. Section 9: Removal – A Board member may be removed in the following manner: A. Recall: 1. Any Board member may not be recalled without first receiving authorization and approval from the Office of the City Attorney. 2. A Board member may be recalled by the submission of a written petition that (a) identifies the Board member to be removed, (b) describes in detail the reason for removal and (3) includes the signatures of one hundred (100) Stakeholders representative of MPNC Stakeholders. The Secretary shall then have the matter placed on the agenda for a vote of the Board at the next regular meeting of the Board. A vote of “no confidence” by a minimum of two-thirds (2/3) of the Board shall be necessary to remove the identified Board member forthwith. The Board member that is the subject of the removal action shall not take part in the vote on this matter, but will be allowed to speak at the meeting to the Board prior to the vote. If an adequate number of Board members are not present to take a vote on removal, the matter shall be placed on the agenda for the next regular meeting, and every meeting thereafter, until such time as a vote is taken. B. Removal for Absences - If a Board member fails to consistently attend meetings, as described in Article V, Section 7, at which s/he is expected to be present, the Board member shall be removed and his/her position declared vacant through a simple-majority motion by the Board. Section 10: Resignation - Any Board Member may resign by submitting a written resignation letter to the President or the Secretary. If accepted, the Board shall make a motion accepting the resignation and declaring the seat vacant. Section 11: Community Outreach - The MPNC shall conduct outreach by:
  7. 7. Page 7 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 A. Having meetings, official records, and materials in English and other languages as appropriate, unless resources and/or funds are not provided to do so. B. Informing the community of projects, events, and resources available to them. C. Communicating with all MPNC Stakeholders on a regular basis in a manner ensuring that information is disseminated evenly and in a timely manner, consistent with Department of Neighborhood Empowerment (Department) guidelines. The following will be observed: 1. The Outreach Committee, as per Article VII of these bylaws, will advertise all meetings at least seven (7) days in advance using such methods as flyers, e-mail to a MPNC database list, voting members and organizations, door-to-door canvassing, advertisement in local periodicals, posting in public places, information booths at community events, and/or other methods identified by the committee or Stakeholders and deemed to be timely and effective. 2. The Outreach Committee, as per Article VII of these bylaws, will oversee periodic outreach efforts to solicit new membership using such methods as flyers, e-mail to existing organizations and a MPNC database, door-to-door canvassing, advertisement in local periodicals, posting in public places, information booths at community events, and/or other methods identified by the committee or Stakeholders and deemed to be timely and effective. Article VI OFFICERS Section 1: Officers of the Board - The Executive Officers are: a) President; b) Vice-President; c) Executive Secretary, d) Corresponding Secretary, and e) Treasurer. Section 2: Duties and Powers A. President - shall set the agenda with approval of the Executive Committee and preside at all meetings; represent the council when necessary at civic and social events; may create committees and appoint committee chairs with the approval from the Board; and delegate responsibility to Board members and volunteers upon approval from the Board. B. Vice-President - shall perform the duties of the President during the absence or inability of the President to act, or when requested to do so by the President. C. Executive Secretary - The Executive Secretary or his/her designee shall prepare and maintain full and correct records of all meetings of the members and of the MPNC, which records shall be prepared within ten (10) days after the meetings. The Executive Secretary shall also perform such duties as may be assigned to him/her by resolution of the Board. D. Corresponding Secretary - The Corresponding Secretary shall give or cause to be given, in the manner prescribed in these Bylaws, proper notice of all meetings of the MPNC and shall perform such other duties as may be directed by resolution of the Board. E. Treasurer - shall be charged with the responsibility of establishing an accounting system for the Council, maintaining the records of the Council’s finances and book of accounts, and preparing any financial reports for the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment pursuant to the Plan for a Citywide System of Neighborhood Councils, and set forth in Article XIII of these Bylaws. Section 3: Selection of Officers - The Board shall elect the Executive Officers for the Executive Committee from within its membership at its first Board meeting.
  8. 8. Page 8 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 Section 4: Officer Terms - The Officers shall hold one (1) year terms and serve at the pleasure of the Board. Article VII COMMITTEES AND THEIR DUTIES Section 1: Standing - The following standing committees shall be established by the Board: A. Executive Committee - Consists of the Executive Officers. Chaired by the President of the Board. Approves agendas proposed by the President for Board meetings. Recommends actions to the Board. B. Outreach Committee - Develops an on-going outreach plan and effort to ensure the maximum participation by MPNC Stakeholders and implements the stakeholder communication and outreach policy as stipulated in Article V, Section 11. C. Budget, Finance, and Fundraising Committee - Chaired by Treasurer. Oversees and administrates all MPNC financial matters, including a system of financial accountability as required and approved by the Department D. Governor Affairs Committees - Administers the Early Alert Notification System, monitoring and transmitting pertinent information to the Board and the Community; acts as a liaison between the Board, the City Council and other governmental agencies; oversees the City Council budget-making process to assure that resources are allocated equitably among Council Districts and within our Community; otherwise works to facilitate and improve the delivery of City services to the Community. E. Zoning, Land Use and Planning Committee - Shall review, take public input, report on and make recommendations of actions to the Board and membership on any zoning, land use, and planning issues affecting the MPNC. Section 2: Ad Hoc - Other standing or ad hoc Committees may be established as deemed appropriate by the Board to carry on the work of the MPNC. Section 3: Committee Creation and Authorization - A Committee may be chaired by and may include any MPNC stakeholder. MPNC Stakeholders are encouraged to participate on Committees in which they are interested by contacting the Committee Chair and inquiring about opportunities to participate. Other than the Executive Committee, the size and composition of each Committee beyond what is specified in these bylaws is left to the discretion of each Committee and its Chair. ARTICLE VIII MEETINGS All "meetings,” as defined by the Ralph M. Brown Act, shall be noticed and conducted in accordance with that act and all other applicable local, state, and federal laws. Section 1: Meeting Time and Place - The number of regularly scheduled meetings of the MPNC shall be set by the sitting Board, but shall not be less than one (1) meeting per calendar quarter. Special meetings of the Board, not regularly scheduled, may be called by the President or a majority of the Board, and such meetings shall be in full compliance with the Brown Act. Section 2: Agenda Setting - The agenda is prepared by the President with approval by the Executive Committee.
  9. 9. Page 9 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 Section 3: Notifications/Postings - Notice of all meeting agendas of the MPNC, in addition to being posted at the public posting locations listed in the Application for Certification or subsequently stated in Standing Rules of Conduct adopted by the Board, shall be given in such manner as the Board may prescribe, but in no event, other than for special meetings, less than seventy-two (72) hours prior to the meeting. Special meetings will require twenty-four (24) notice prior to the meeting. The Board will follow the Board of Neighborhood Commissioner’s Posting Policy and also post agendas on its website (if applicable) and email them to Stakeholders if it maintains such a database. All board and committee agendas shall also be email to the Department for posting on the Early Notification System (ENS) pursuant to Brown Act timelines. Section 4: Reconsideration - The Board may reconsider and amend its action on items listed on the agenda if that reconsideration takes place immediately following the original action or at the next regular meeting. The Board, on either of these occasions, shall: (1) Make a Motion for Reconsideration and, if approved, (2) hear the matter and Take Action. If the motion to reconsider and action is to be scheduled at the next regular meeting following the original action, then two (2) items shall be placed on the agenda for that meeting: (1) a Motion for Reconsideration on the described matter and (2) a Proposed Action should the motion to reconsider be approved. A motion for reconsideration can only be made by a Board member who has previously voted on the prevailing side of the original action taken. If a motion for reconsideration is not made on the date the action was taken, then a Board member on the prevailing side of the action must submit a memorandum to the Secretary identifying the matter to be reconsidered and a brief description of the reason(s) for requesting reconsideration at the next regular meeting. The aforesaid shall all be in compliance with the Brown Act. Article IX FINANCES A. The Board shall review its fiscal budget and make adjustments as needed to comply with City laws and City administrative rules, and to keep in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and the City’s mandate for the use of standardized budget and minimum finding allocation requirements. B. The Board shall adhere to all rules and regulations promulgated by appropriate City officials regarding the Council’s finances, where the term “appropriate City officials” means those officials and/or agencies of the City of Los Angeles who have authority over Neighborhood Councils. C. All financial accounts and records shall be available for public inspection and posted on the MPNC website, if available. D. Each month, the Treasurer shall provide to the Board detailed reports of the MPNC’s accounts per the Department requirements. E. At least once each quarter, the President and at least one (1) other individual other than the Treasurer, who is designated by the Board, shall examine the MPNC’s accounts and attest to their accuracy before submitting the documentation to the Department for further review. F. The MPNC will not enter into any contracts or agreements except through the Department. Article X
  10. 10. Page 10 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 ELECTIONS Section 1: Administration of Election - The MPNC's election will be conducted pursuant to any and all City ordinances, policies and procedures pertaining to Neighborhood Council elections. Section 2: Governing Board Structure and Voting - The number of Board seats, the eligibility requirements for holding any specific Board seats, and which Stakeholders may vote for the Board seats are noted in Attachment B. Section 3: Minimum Voting Age - All Stakeholders aged sixteen (16) and above shall be entitled to vote in the elections Section 4: Method of Verifying Stakeholder Status - Voters will verify their stakeholder status through written self-affirmation. Section 5: Restrictions on Candidates Running for Multiple Seats - A candidate shall declare their candidacy for no more than one (1) position on the Council Board during a single election cycle. Section 6: Other Election Related Language - The Board shall appoint a Rules and Elections Committee which in turn will create a Nominations Subcommittee to recruit and qualify candidates for election to the Board. Article XI GRIEVANCE PROCESS Any grievance by a stakeholder must be submitted in writing to the Board. The Board shall then refer the matter to an ad hoc grievance panel comprised of five (5) Stakeholders who are randomly selected by the MPNC Executive Secretary from a list of Stakeholders who have previously expressed an interest in serving from time-to-time on such a grievance panel. The Secretary will coordinate a time and a place for the panel to meet with the person(s) submitting a grievance and to discuss ways in which the dispute may be resolved. The panel will be subject to the Ralph M. Brown Act. Thereafter, the panel shall promptly prepare a written report within fourteen (14) days after the conclusion of meeting with the disputing parties, to be forwarded by the Secretary to the Board outlining the panel’s collective recommendations for resolving the grievance. The Board may receive a copy of the panel's report and recommendations prior to any meeting by the Board, but the matter shall not be discussed among the Board members until the matter is heard at the next regular meeting of the Board pursuant to the Ralph M. Brown Act. This formal grievance process is not intended to apply to Stakeholders who simply disagree with a position or action taken by the Board at one of its meetings. Those grievances can be aired at Board meetings. This grievance process is intended to address matters involving procedural disputes, e.g., the Board's failure to comply with Board Rules or these Bylaws, or its failure to comply with the City's Charter, the Plan for a Citywide System of Neighborhood Councils (Plan), local ordinances, and/or state and federal law.
  11. 11. Page 11 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 In the event that a grievance cannot be resolved through this grievance process, then the matter may be referred to the Department for consideration or dispute resolution in accordance with the Plan. Article XII PARLIAMENTARY AUTHORITY The MPNC will conduct meetings in accordance with the Brown Act, these Bylaws, and the Standing Rules of Conduct adopted by the Board. Where the Board has not adopted Standing Rules of Conduct for meetings, the Board shall follow Robert’s Rules of Order. Article XIII AMENDMENTS Amendments, changes, additions or deletions of these Bylaws may be proposed by a Board member or any stakeholder(s) during the public comment period of a regular meeting of the Board. The proposal to amend the bylaws must be formalized in writing and submitted to the Secretary for inclusion in the agenda for a vote of the Board in the next regular meeting. The proposed amendment shall then be placed on the agenda for public discussion at the next regular meeting, and shall only be approved by the Board through a two-thirds (2/3) vote of the total Board. Within fourteen (14) days following approval by the Board, a Bylaws Amendment Application shall be submitted to the Department for review and approval in accordance with the Plan. Amendments shall become effective only upon approval by the Department pursuant to the Plan. Article XIV COMPLIANCE The Board, its representatives, and all Stakeholders shall refrain from violating Board Rules and shall abide by the Plan and all City, County, State, and/or federal laws that apply and will comply with all applicable previsions of the City of Los Angeles Governmental Ethics Ordinance (Los Angeles Municipal Code 49.5.1). Section 1: Code of Civility - The Board, its representatives, and all Stakeholders shall conduct all MPNC business in a civil, professional and respectful manner. Section 2: Training - All Board members shall take training in the fundamentals of Neighborhood Council, including, but not limited to, ethics, funding, workplace violence and sexual harassment trainings provided by the City within forty-five (45) days of being seated, or they will lose their Board voting rights. Section 3: Self Assessment - Every year, the Board shall conduct a self assessment pursuant to the Plan.
  12. 12. Page 12 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 ATTACHMENT A - MAP OF THE MACARTHUR PARK NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL
  13. 13. Page 13 of 13 Certified: June 3, 2003 Last Amended: June 12, 2014 ATTACHMENT B – Governing Structure and Voting MacArthur Park Neighborhood Council – 17 Board Seats BOARD POSITION # OF SEATS ELECTED OR APPOINTED? ELIGIBILITY TO RUN FOR THE SEAT ELIGIBILITY TO VOTE FOR THE SEAT District Residential Representatives Term: 4 Years 5 Elected Stakeholders who live within the respective 5 districts (1 for each district) of the council boundary area who are 16 years or older. Stakeholders who are 16 years or older. At-Large Stakeholder Representatives Term: 4 Years 12 Elected Stakeholders who are 16 years or older. Stakeholders who are 16 years or older.

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