Forms
Purpose: The Forms Committee shall work with Georgia Association of REALTORS® legal counsel in the development and revision of real estate related forms deemed appropriate for use by REALTOR® Board Members, Member Boards, and board owned/operated multiple listing services.

Composition:
Number on Committee: Twenty-five
Chair: Appointed by the President
Vice Chair: Appointed by the President-Elect

Makeup: Chair, Vice Chair and twenty-three At-Large members, including at least two members from each region, at least one member who holds the ALC designation and one member who holds the CCIM designation or is a representative of the commercial brokerage community, if representatives from the above mentioned categories are not available, substitutions may be made from the general membership. The President, President-Elect and the Vice President of Administration and Finance are ex-officio members with the right to vote.

Restrictions:
Option #1 – Members are required to have a signed GAR Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure and Policy Agreement on file with the staff liaison prior to any participation with the committee.

Option #2 – Members are required to have a signed GAR Conflict of Interest Disclosure Policy and Agreement on file with the staff liaison prior to any participation with the committee.

No contributing members.

Term: Two years (staggered)
Limits: No member may serve more than six consecutive years
Quorum: Nine

Reporting: Vice President of Administration and Finance, Executive Committee, Board of Directors

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Shall develop and revise real estate-related forms on an as needed basis. (Note: Without the prior approval of the Executive Committee, legal fees associated with the development of new forms shall be limited by the annual operating budget.)
  • Shall seek the endorsement of the Georgia Real Estate Commission and the Georgia Bar Association on the Georgia Association of REALTORS® forms whenever possible
  • Shall not seek partnership funding from the Partnership Committee or any Partner of the Georgia Association of REALTORS®
  • All requests for funds are to be channeled through the Finance Committee for inclusion in its report to the Executive Committee as to the budgeting impact of such funds requests
  • Shall perform such other duties as directed by the Board of Directors, the Executive Committee or the President