Constitution and By-Laws of the Fraternal Order of Police
1. Shall include regularly appointed or elected full-time law enforcement officers.
2. Shall include retired regularly appointed or elected law enforcement officers who have remained in good standing with their state and subordinate lodges after retirement from their law enforcement agency. In good standing shall mean a member who fulfilled all requirements of membership in good standing in his respective subordinate and state lodges and for whom appropriate per capita tax has been paid to the Grand Lodge.
3. May include, subject to the approval of the state and subordinate lodges, regularly appointed or elected law enforcement officers who have resigned from their law enforcement duties and who have remained in good standing with their state and subordinate lodges.
4. Only active members, as herein defined, shall have voice and vote.