BYLAWS AMENDMENT #2

SUBJECT: FREQUENCY OF PLAY AND SCHEDULING

Amend Bylaws Article I, Section F, Item 5 as follows:

5. Each sport shall have a maximum 24-week practice and competition season established by each member institution. Frequency of play, practice and scheduling policies shall be applied only during the period of August 1 to May 15. Frequency of play, practice, and scheduling outside of this period is governed by each member institution and will not be regulated by the NAIA.

There shall be no more than three break periods during the 24 weeks. NAIA-approved postseason participation shall not be counted as part of the 24-week period. A week is defined as Sunday Monday (12:00 a.m.) through Saturday Sunday (11:59 p.m.). Any practice or competition during this period shall constitute one of the 24 weeks permitted.


Intent: Change the definition of a week to be Monday through Sunday.
Effective date: August 1, 2014
Submitted by: Great Plains Athletic Conference
Co-sponsor: Golden State Athletic Conference