ARTICLE VII. Executive Office and Budget
Section 1. At the beginning of each fiscal year, a budget covering all anticipated expenditures and income of the Association for that fiscal year shall be submitted by the Committee on the Executive Office and Budget to the Council for approval. The Committee on the Executive Office and Budget shall review the budget at the end of the second quarter and shall submit proposed changes to the Council for approval.
Section 2. This budget shall be binding on the Executive Officer.
Section 3. At the end of each fiscal year, the accounts of the Association shall be reviewed by the Committee on the Executive Office and Budget and shall be audited at the conclusion of each fiscal year by a certified public accountant approved by the Council. The report of this audit shall be made available in an appropriate Association publication or by other means as deemed necessary by the Council.