Bylaws & Policies

Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians


The bylaws of the CSPCP were revised in 2014 in compliance with the new federal Not-for-Profit Corporations Act. The bylaws were approved by the Membership at the Society’s AGM on May 31, 2014. Bylaw 15 was amended via Special Resolution on May 24, 2019. The definition of “quorum” was amended via Member Resolution on October 22, 2020 (Bylaws 1 and 24).


Policy Board of Directors (updated Jan 2021)

Policies Pertaining to Committees (updated Oct 2019)

Policy Pertaining to Donors, Exhibitors, Sponsors, and Advertisers (updated Jan 2019)

Policy Pertaining to Communication with Members (Including Surveys to Members) (updated Jun 2019)

Policy Regarding Requests for Letters of Support (updated Mar 2020)

Policy Pertaining to Events Postings on Web Site (updated Nov 2018)

Policy on Presentation of abstracts on behalf of CSPCP (Dec 2021)

Policy for Endorsing Documents from other organizations – Info for Requestors (Jan 2019)

Policy on publication of CSPCP projects/work (Mar 2019)