Article I. The organization shall be known as the United States Naval Institute.
Art. II. Its object shall be the advancement of professional and scientific knowledge in the Navy.
Organization and Officers.
Art. III, Sec. 1. The officers and permanent committees of the Society shall include:
A Corresponding Secretary, } Executive Committee.
A Committee on Publication.
Vice-Presidents and Corresponding Secretaries of Branches.
Sec. 2. Special Committees may at any time be appointed, by a majority vote of the Society, to consider questions not properly under the cognizance of the Standing Committees.
Art. IV, Sec. 1. The Institute shall consist of members, life members, honorary members, and associates.