Purpose, Policies and Structure
Bylaws govern an organization’s operations and contain the basic rules relating principally to itself as an association.
The National PTA bylaws outline the basic purpose of PTA, list basic policies of the National PTA association and provide a structure for how the PTA association is set up.
The bylaws also provide information on National PTA committee structure, the annual convention and amendment process.
These are the current National PTA Bylaws adopted June 26, 2019:
Proposed Bylaws Amendments
View the proposed bylaws amendments that will be presented at the 2021 National PTA Virtual Convention.
For questions regarding National PTA’s bylaws, please contact Bylaws@PTA.org.
For questions regarding your state PTA or local PTA bylaws, please contact your state PTA.