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         Candidate Check List for Grand Masters
                        One Day Class

Candidate Check List for Grand Masters One Day Class. (Complete one of these check list for each candidate)

Candidates Name:_____________________________________________________

1.) The petition must be read in open Lodge at a Stated Meeting.
2.) Mail copy of minutes of above meeting & Copy of the Petition for Degrees / Initiation to the Grand Master.
3.) Worshipful Master appoints Investigating Committee.
4.) Investigating Committee Report given to Lodge Secretary. Secretary announces result of report to the Worshipful
 Master and the Lodge.
5.) Petition is balloted on. This can be same Meeting as Investigating Committee Report Acceptance.
6.) All applicable Fees collected for each of the Degree’s.
7.) Mail copy of minutes of above meeting to the Grand Master.
8.) Voted and approved Dispensation for:

  A.) Carrying Lodge Charter to location of Grand Master’s One Day Class.
  B. ) Permission to confer more than one Degree upon a Candidate at any one Meeting.
  C.) Permission to confer any of the degree work first sections upon more than three candidates at a time.
9.) Mail Dispensation request to Grand Secretary for Grand Masters approval.
10.) Send notice to Lodge membership announcing Lodge Charter being moved to location of Grand Master’s One Day
 Class.
11.) Select three (3) Brothers for the Lodges Proficiency Committee to attend the Grand Master’s One Day Class. These
 Brothers MUST be, Past Masters or Elected Officers of the Lodge. These Brothers can also participate as Mentors for the
 Candidate or Candidates as required below.
12.) Received commitment from the Secretary or appoint a Secretary pro tem to attend the Grand Master’s One Day
 Class.
13.) Lodges Charter or copy of the Lodges Charter brought to site of Grand Master’s One Day Class.
14.) Secretaries Minute Book brought to site of Grand Master’s One Day Class.
15.) Assign a Mentor to each Candidate.
16.) Secretary’s Copy of Lodge Bylaws brought to site of Grand Master’s One Day Class. (For new MM to sign)
17.) Garments (pants, shirt, sandal), hoodwink, and cable tow for each candidate to wear during the conferral of the
 degrees.
18.) Square and Compass and Small Bible for each the candidate to take their obligations on.
19.) Apron for each candidate.

    IF THE ABOVE ITEMS ARE NOT COMPLETED PRIOR TO THE START OF THE GRAND MASTERS ONE DAY CLASS, THE
                              CANDIDATE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE DEGREES.

20.) Mail minutes of first (1st) stated meeting held by the Lodge following the Grand Master’s One Day Class to the Grand
 Master. Minutes must contain a report on the One Day Class.
21.) The Candidate and/or Candidates information MUST be submitted the Grand Secretary on the next monthly report
 or into the ROLLS Program.

All mailings to the Grand Master should be addressed to; M.W. Bro. Donald S. Cerovski, P.O. Box 662, Belgrade, MT
59714.
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