44 Forfeiture of accepted petitions
No. 44. Forfeiture Of Accepted Petitions
Resolved: That if any petitioner for the degrees in Freemasonry who has received a clear ballot and against whom no lawful objection has been made, fails to present himself for initiation within six months of the date of the notification given him of his acceptance by the lodge, he shall forfeit all rights thereunder, and if he desires to take the degrees he must apply for them in the same manner as any other applicant, and the lodge must follow the course of procedure as provided by the Constitution.
Constitution, Art. VII, Sec. 1.7.20. May 15, 1905.