Section 1. Binding Effect. The following rules and regulations shall conclusively bind GONA and all persons acting for or on behalf of it.
- No part of the net earnings of GONA shall inure to the benefit of, or be distributed to its members, trustees, Directors, officers, or other private persons, except that the corporation shall be authorized and empowered to pay reasonable compensation for services rendered, and to make payment and distributions in furtherance of the objectives set forth herein.
- No substantial part of the activities of GONA shall be the carrying on of propaganda or otherwise attempting to influence legislation, and the corporation shall not participate in, or intervene in any political campaign including the publication or distribution of statements on behalf of any candidate for public office.
- Notwithstanding any other provisions of the Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws, GONA shall not carry on any other activities not permitted to be carried on (a) by an organization exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 or the corresponding provisions of any future United States Internal Revenue Law, or (b) by an organization, contributions to which are deductible under Section 170 (c) (2) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 or the corresponding provision of any future United States Internal Revenue Law.