About INPLU

The Inland Northwest Parliamentary Law Unit (INPLU), was chartered August 31, 2007, in Spokane, Washington, as a local unit of the National Association of Parliamentarians (NAP). It is affiliated with the Washington State Associatio n of Parliamentarians (WSAP), within NAP District Seven.

INPLU normally meets on the third Tuesday of each even-numbered month at 6:15 pm, at Denny's Restaurant, 3525 N Division St., Spokane, Washington. Meetings usually last about an hour and a half, includimg an educational presentation about parliamentary procedure, and a short business meeting. Guests are always welcome.

Our next regular meeting shceudle will be on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at Denny's. The edicational session will be a review of the "Table of Rules Relating to Motions" in  Part XII of the NAP Membership Study Guide . Members and guests are encouraged to study the material in advance.
Our Leaders
INPLU Offcers are elected at the October meeting in even-numbered years, and serve two-year terms beginning that the close of that meeting. Officers for 2014-2016 are:

Standing Committee Chairs for the same term are:

Unit Representative to WSAP Board of Directors: Weldon Merritt, PRP, unitrep@inplu.org
Our Governing Documents
  • Our Bylaws contain our basic organization and structure.
  • Our Special Rules of Order contain our Order of Business and other parliamentary rules that differ from the Robert's Rules defaults.
  • Our Standing Rules contain the administrative procedures for our unit.
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