Member Contract


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CAs described in the 2007 AmeriCorps Provisions, Programs are required to have members sign contracts that, at a minimum, stipulate the following:

  1. The minimum number of service hours and other requirements (as developed by the Program) necessary to successfully complete the term of service and to be eligible for the education award;
  2. Acceptable conduct;
  3. Prohibited activities, including those specified in the regulations;
  4. Requirements under the Drug-Free Workplace Act (41 U.S.C. 701 et seq.);
  5. Suspension and termination rules;
  6. The specific circumstances under which a member may be released for cause;
  7. The position description;
  8. Grievance procedures; and
  9. Other requirements as established by the Program.

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