SECTION 2 - POSITION STATEMENTS
2.1 Position Statements
Before any position statement is published or otherwise disseminated publicly in the name of the society, it shall be reviewed and approved by the Board of Governors. When timeliness requires action between board meetings, the review and approval may be executed by the Executive Committee on behalf of the board.
2.2 Draft Position Statements
Draft position statements published by a sub-unit must be accompanied by a prominent statement of the following form: "This statement is a draft prepared by the ___, and has not been approved by the Board of Governors of the IEEE Computer Society, and is not an official position of the society”.