Division 7 Bylaws

Article I: Name and Purpose

1. The name of this organization shall be the Division of Developmental Psychology of the American Psychological Association.

2. The exclusive purposes of this organization shall be (a) to promote research in the field of Developmental Psychology; (b) to facilitate the exchange of scientific information concerning Developmental Psychology through publication and meetings; and (c) to promote high standards in the application of scientific knowledge to the practical problems of engaging in psychological services and research in this field, including for such purposes, the making of distributions to organizations under Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (or the corresponding section of any future Federal tax code.)

3. The official publication and organ of the Division is The Newsletter.