Re: National Update JAN 27 - MAR 4
Kyle B. Brown (uncas@IASTATE.EDU)
Tue, 7 Mar 1995 16:57:43 CST
> On Sat, 4 Mar 1995, scoutpro wrote:
> > Local councils have a habit of not
> > always following National Policy by the letter. The final
> > decision on any rule or policy is the Local Council Scout
> > Executive.
> Maybe we should change the Oath from Duty to God to Duty to the Local
> Council Scout Executive.
> Just what is the point of having a National Policy if local councils are
> going to set their own?
> YIS, Susan
Stand back and take a look at the BSA. The Council Scout Executive has the
power he does so that when problems arise he gets to take the fall. Court
cases can hit local councils and individuals a lot easier than the Boy
Scouts of America as a whole. CSE's are a buffer for the national
Kyle B. Brown
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City