OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Following the ASA Council Meeting in Mobile, AL, the following rule and code changes were made and are scheduled to take effect January 1, 2019, unless specifically noted. Members of the ASA Council are allowed to submit proposals for changes to the rules and code prior to the meeting.

During the meeting the proposals are discussed in numerous committees before being voted upon by the council on the final day. Once the items are brought to the floor, members of the council are allowed to speak in favor or against any of the proposals. Once a vote is taken, an item must receive 65% in order to pass.