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 at 6:15 pm on Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at Denny's. The educational session will be on Chaprt 19 of Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised in Brief, "Conmmittee Chairman or Member, presenmted by Grace Vera. Business to be conducted includes election of a Nominating Committee and consideration of proposed amendments to the INPLU Bylaws, Special Rules of Order, and Standing Rules.
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 2016-2018 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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