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June 18, 2018

We're always talking about the association's governing documents, but what are they?

State Law
Texas has statutes governing condominiums and homeowner associations. In addition most associations are subject to the state corporations' code.

Declaration, Master Deed, or Proprietary Lease and Their Covenants and Restrictions
Planned communities are created by declarations (also known as master deeds). This contains the restrictions that regulate residents' behavior, they define owner's rights and obligations, and establish the association's responsibilities.

Articles of Incorporation
Most associations incorporate and have articles of incorporation that define their purposes and powers. They may specify such things as the number of directors and their terms of office.

Bylaws
Bylaws address association operations such as procedures for meetings and elections and specifying the general duties of the board.

Resolutions-Rules and Regulations
Board members adopt rules and regulations, and sometimes members have to approve them. Rules and regulations are recorded as board resolutions. Resolutions must be consistent with the declaration or proprietary lease, the bylaws and state law.

Association governing documents are almost always trumped by state law. But, when association documents conflict among themselves, the declaration or proprietary lease carries the greatest weight, followed by the bylaws and then the rules and regulations.

Stephanie Ferrante
Chapter Executive Director
Greater Houston Chapter Community Associations Institute
9610 Long Point, Suite 330
Houston, Texas 77055
713-784-5462
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Take a Manager to Lunch
Sponsored by Sweetwater Pools, Inc.
Thursday, July 26, 2018
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Chapter Education
Communications and Habits

Thursday, August 2, 2018 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 

Houston Hilton Westchase

9999 Westheimer Road, Houston, Texas  77042

How your words can be misconstrued.

How to make your words count.

Learn about habits that can make you a better HOA Manager. 

Presented by: Criag Huntington, Alliance Association Financial Services

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Professional Management Development Program
Thursday, September 6-Friday, September 7, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Houston Hilton Westchase
9999 Westheimer Road, H ouston, Texas  77042
Learn how to avoid legal problems and gain cooperation when establishing guidelines.
This course covers the legal basis of community rules, policies and procedures.
Meet and Greet
Sponsored by Best Plumbing, LLC
Thursday, September 6, 2018 5:00 - ??
Houston Hilton Westchase, Rio Ranch 
9999 Westheimer Road, H ouston, Texas  77042
Join students after class for a relaxing meet and greet.  Everyone is welcome. 
Save the Date - Legal Seminar

Friday, September 21, 2018

Save the Date - Trade Show 

Friday, October 5, 2018

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Save the Date - Octoberfest

Friday, October 26, 2018

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