In this constitution, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:
“Association” means the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists Incorporated.
“Delegate” means a branch delegate;
“Casual vacancy” means a vacancy in any office or position occurring for any reason other than the expiry of the term of that office or position;
“Financial year’ means the Association’s financial year;
“Member” or “Members” mean a financial member or financial members of the Association and includes any Associate or Life Member;
“Month” means a calendar month;
“Officer” means the National President, the Vice President or the National Secretary of the Association;
“Year” means a calendar year.