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The American Legion

Membership Renewal Date Deadlines

2016/2017 Membership Year

Your membeship card should show 2016 or 2017


Legion Membership year is 1 January to 31 December 

Members who do not have their 2017 membership card on 1 Jan 2017 fall into Delinquent status

If 2017 membership is paid on or before 1 February 2017: Automatic re-instatement

If 2017 membership is paid after 1 February 2017 and before 30 June 2017:

Membership is suspended and subject to Post Membership vote.

30 June 2017 unpaid membership falls into forfeiture status and you must reapply.

The renewal process for 2017 begins in July 2016. Renewal notices are sent out from National Headquaters in July 2016, October 2016, January 2017, March 2017 and May 2017. When a member renews and national is notified, you will be removed from future renewal notices for that year. There are times when a member pays their dues, but still receive a renewal notice. When this happens either national has not been notivied via transmittal from the Post or their is a problem.