ByLaws

BYLAWS (CONSTITUTION) OF THE MICCOSUKEE LAND CO-OP, INC. Amended May 2016 PREAMBLE: We, the members of the Miccosukee Land Co-op, in order to form a cooperative community in harmony with nature, hereby adopt and establish the following Bylaws. ARTICLE I: NAME The name of the corporation shall be the Miccosukee Land Co-op, Inc. ARTICLE II: SOVEREIGNTY OF THE MEMBERSHIP In all cases, the membership shall be sovereign. The membership shall have veto power over any decision of the Council and shall have the power to recall any officer of the corporation. ARTICLE III: MEMBERSHIP Membership in the corporation shall consist of those persons holding title to, or who will acquire title to by contract for deed, any property transferred by Miccosukee Land, Inc. or Cooperative Land, Inc. ARTICLE IV: VOTING Members shall have one vote each on all questions requiring the consent of the membership. The number of members voting on any issue presented to the membership shall be limited to six votes per acre represented. Unless otherwise specified in these bylaws, the articles of incorporation, or the covenants and restrictions of the Miccosukee Land Co-op, a majority of the members must vote and a majority of those voting shall ...
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Covenants and Restrictions

Miccosukee Land Cooperative COVENANTS AND RESTRICTIONS As amended June 1, 2019 ARTICLE I – DEFINITIONS Section 1. Definitions.  The following words when used in this Declaration of Covenants and Restrictions or any supplemental declaration of covenants and restrictions have the following meanings: (a) "Land" means all such existing property and additions thereto as are subject to this Declaration or any supplemental declaration according to the description and provisions of Article II. (b) "Common land" means those areas of land, whether or not shown on any recorded subdivision plat filed by the Cooperative, intended to be devoted to the common use and enjoyment of the members. (c) "Dwelling" means the building or structure in which one family unit resides, whether or not said family unit is comprised of persons related by consanguinity. (d) "Cooperative" means the Miccosukee Land Cooperative, Inc.  The meaning of “cooperative” in this Declaration shall not be construed to match the legal definition of “cooperative” under Florida law.   (e) "Owner" means any sole or part owner of record of land in the Miccosukee Land Cooperative. (f) “Purchasing Unit” means the owner or majority of the part owners of any parcel of land in the Cooperative. (g) "Member" means ...
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Articles of Incorporation

Download PDF ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION OF THE MICCOSUKEE LAND CO-OP,  INC. A CORPORATION NOT FOR PROFIT We, the undersigned, with other persons being desirous of forming a corporation a corporation not for profit, under the provisions of Chapter 617 of the Florida Statutes; do agree to the following: ARTICLE I NAME The name of the corporation is the Miccosukee Land Co-op, Inc. ARTICLE II PURPOSES The purposes of this corporation shall be; (a) To purchase, lease, manage and maintain land and facilities for the benefit of the members and to promote the well being of the residential community formed by the members. (b) To establish, organize, equip, own, operate, manage, control, maintain, carry on, and conduct schools, community centers, co-operative purchasing programs, publications, and research programs, for the benefit of the members and the surrounding community. (c) to foster, encourage, cultivate, sponsor and develop alternative modes of living consistent with the ideals of the membership and a free and independent society. (d) To engage in any activity of a non profit corporation permitted under the laws of the United States and the State of Florida. (e) To accept by gift, grant, devise, or otherwise money, property, both real and personal, ...
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