Values and Statutes

Chapter V. The presidency and vice-presidency

Article 21

1. The President has the following functions:

  • To legally direct and represent the association, by delegation of the General Assembly and the Board of Directors.
  • To chair and direct the debates of both the General Assembly and the Board of Directors.
  • To cast a vote of decision-making quality in the event of a tie.
  • Establish the convening of the meetings of the General Assembly and the Board of Directors.
  • Endorse the records and certificates drawn up by the secretary of the association.
  • The remaining powers proper to the position and those for which the General Assembly or the Board of Directors delegates them.

2. The president is replaced, in case of absence or illness, by the vice-president – if there is one – or the oldest member of the Board, in this order.