Bylaws, Standing Rules & Style Guide
The Caucus is the oldest LGBTQ+ political organization in the South and has been in continuous existence since 1975. Over the years, we’ve developed a series of documents to guide our organizational processes. Click on the links below to view them and learn more about how we operate.
The latest copy of our Bylaws, as last amended by our membership on September 7, 2022. Last revised on September 8, 2022.
Standing Rules of Membership
The latest copy of our Standing Rules of Membership as adopted by our membership December of 2019. Last revised on January 28, 2022.
Standing Rules of Endorsement
The latest copy of our Standing Rules of Endorsement, as last amended by our membership on October 3, 2018. Last revised on May 13, 2023.
Code of Conduct
The latest copy of our Code of Conduct, as first adopted by the Board on November 29, 2023 and approved by membership on January 3, 2024.
This guide is intended for use by members of the Houston LGBTQ+ Political Caucus, endorsed candidates, the media, and other community partners working to incorporate The Caucus’ brand and identity in authorized production. Candidates, please review this before posting about endorsements. Click on the image above to view.