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 unit meeting will be on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at Denny's. Business to be conducted will include election of the Unit Representative to the WSAP Board of Directors. The educational topic and presenter will be posted when available.
Our Leaders
INPLU Offcers are elected at the October meeting in even-numbered years, and serve two-year terms beginning January 1 of the next odd-numbered year. Officers for 2019-2020 (photo at right) are:

Standing Committee Chairs for the same term are:

Unit Representative to WSAP Board of Directors, (elected at the February meeting in odd-numberdd years) is 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.
  • Our Unit Calendar listss significant dates, events, and resposible persons for the current term, based on our governing documents.
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