Members Pledge

AS A CONDITION OF MY MEMBERSHIP IN LOCAL NO.63 AND IN THE INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE OF THEATRICAL STAGE EMPLOYEES, MOVING PICTURE TECHNICIANS, ARTISTS AND ALLIED CRAFTS OF THE UNITED STATES ITS TERRITORIES AND CANADA, SO SOLEMNLY PLEDGE MYSELF TO ACCEPT AND ABIDE BY THE PROVISIONS OF THE CONSTITUTION AND BY-LAWS OF THIS LOCAL AND OF THE ALLIANCE, AS NOW IN FORCE AND AS HEREAFTER LEGALLY AMENDED, AND HEREBY EXPRESS MY CONSENT TO BE GOVERNED THEREBY IN THE CONDUCT OF MY TRADE AND IN MY RELATIONSHIP WITH THIS LOCAL AND THE ALLIANCE. I SOLEMNLY PLEDGE MYSELF NOT TO RESORT TO LEGAL PROCEEDINGS AGAINST THIS LOCAL AND THE ALLIANCE FOR ANY GRIEVANCE, BUT FIRST TO SEEK REMEDIES WITHIN THIS LOCAL AND THE ALLIANCE, BEFORE RESORTING TO ANY OTHER TRIBUNALS.