History: Established January, 1982.
Members: Chair with three other members appointed by the President.
Term: One year, June to June, from the close of one Annual Members' Meeting to the close of the next Annual Members' Meeting.
Chair: AAS Executive Officer.
Charge: The Executive Officer will refer questionable membership applications to this Committee. The full Council will only review such applications if the Committee cannot or feels it should not resolve the question. The Committee also will consider all other matters relating to Society membership and membership policy and advise the Council as needed.