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Butte 4-H County Council

By Laws & Constitution

The Constitution and By-Laws of the Butte 4-H County Council are provided in PDF form below.  These denote how the Council is to be run, how changes can be made, who can vote, standing committees, and more.  

Butte 4-H County Council Constitution Approved 6.23.11

Butte 4-H County Council By-Laws Approved 6.23.11

What is the Butte 4-H County Council?  

The Butte 4-H County Council is a group which makes local decisions and policy regarding 4-H in Butte County.  This group is made up of active, ex-office, and honorary members.  The Council has an executive officer panel made up of active members, including President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, and Reporter/Historian.  

Active members must be appointed 4-H adult volunteers or Senior 4-H youth members.  Ex-office members are the County Director, 4-H Adviser, or 4-H Program Representative.  Honorary members may be appointed by the County Director or Council for individuals who are not active or ex-office members and have made an outstanding contribution to the 4-H program.  

Active members have the power to vote, while ex-office and honorary members are allowed to voice their opinions, but not vote.  

What does the Council do? 

The Butte 4-H County Council is responsible for making and amending local 4-H policy.  State 4-H policy cannot be changed and must be observed, but local policy regarding the Butte County 4-H Program can be made and changed by the Council.  

Common policies and changes that are made often have to do with 4-H County Events, 4-H Fair Requirements, and Council budgeting.  

Meeting Information: 

The Butte 4-H County Council meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm, per the by-laws unless changed under the conditions of the by-laws. 

Meetings dates may change for Thanksgiving, Silver Dollar Fair in May, and  4-H Camp in June. Please check the calendar for the current schedule.

Butte County Council Executive Team for 2022-2023

President: Brad Henman 

Vice President: Robin Hayes

Secretary: Lydia Agurkis

Treasurer: Allison Jones

Reporter/Historian: Vangie Henman, Grace Hayes 

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