Sheet Metal Workers International Constitution, Article 16, Section 10, states that any member who becomes two (2) months in arrears shall be recorded suspended by the Financial Secretary-Treasurer and by the General Secretary-Treasurer. Under no circumstances shall any extension of time be granted. Notice is not necessary. No back dues shall be accepted from any member suspended, in accordance with this section, and no official receipt shall be issued to record dues after the last day of the month in which suspensions occurs.
Dues reports must be submitted to the Sheet Metal International Association on the 1st day of each month, failure to have your dues paid timely will result in suspension, and possible forfeiture of membership.
To be eligible for Accidental Death or Dismemberment, your dues should be paid at least one month in advance.