Bylaws of the board of national delegates
The Board of National Delegates shall consist of a Chairman, a Secretary and Members.
The Chairman shall be ex-officio the President of the A.E.P.C.;
The Secretary will be chosen among the members;
Each European Country (as recognised by the European Union) shall be represented by one member in this board.
This member shall be nominated by:
a - the National Society of Paediatric Cardiology of that country, or
b - in the absence of such society, the representative will be elected among the A.E.P.C.
members of that country.
1. A member is appointed in office for three years; he can be re-appointed once for a maximal uninterrupted period of 6 years.
2. The Secretary-General of the A.E.P.C. shall be ex-officio a member of the Board of National Delegates;
3. The Board of National Delegates shall convene at least once during the Annual Meeting.
a - give advice to the Advisory Professional Committee concerning admission of new
members, training requirements, training institutes, professional matters, and any
other matter related to the field of Paediatric Cardiology;
b - nominate a Nucleus of 4 members for the Advisory Professional Committee.