Society Governance

Constitution & Bylaws

The bylaws of the ACA are in the form of a Constitution established on November 1, 1970, with amendments and changes approved November 1992, July 1995, December 1999, December 2003.


All Member Business Meeting 

A business meeting, wherein the entire membership of the ACA is welcome and encouraged to attend and participate, is held at least once a year in connection with the scientific meeting of the Association. 



Save the Date: ACA All Members Business Meeting August 2, 2022 @ 5:00 PM PT



SIG/Standing Committees & Council Meeting Minutes

The ACA secretary issues minutes after each council meeting.  Copies of any council meeting minutes can be requested by any member of the ACA by contacting ACA Headquarters

Each SIG and Standing Committees meet with the ACA Council once per year at the annual meeting.  The reports submitted by each SIG/Committee can be found in the member portal on each SIG/Committee's homepage.  The minutes of the meetings, prior to 2014, can be found below.  After 2014 the minutes of the SIG and Committee meetings with council became part of the ACA's council minutes and will be made available upon request.