0.01 Federation and NABF. Federation and NABF, as used
in this Constitution and By-Laws and Tournament Rules, stands for National
Amateur Baseball Federation, Incorporated.
0.02 Non-Profit Corporation. The National Amateur
Baseball Federation was incorporated as a Non-Profit Corporation on
the Ninth day of December, 1966 in conformity with Act 327 Public Acts
of 1931 amended in the State of Michigan.
0.03 The Pronoun “He”. The use of the
pronoun “he” or other forms such as “his”, “him”,
“himself”, etc., throughout this Constitution, ByLaws and
Tournament Rules, is to be construed to mean either sex, male and female.
0.04 Verbal or Written Decisions. All tournaments
under the jurisdiction of the NABF shall be conducted
under the rules as set forth on the foregoing pages, and no Officer
and/or member of the NABF shall have the authority to change, alter
or make any decision, verbal or written, that is contrary to these rules.
Any change in the Tournament Rules of the NABF must
be in compliance with Article X, Section 1 of the Constitution of the
National Amateur Baseball Federation.
0.05 Playing Rules. The playing rules of the National
Association of Professional Leagues (Official Baseball Rules) shall
be the official rules of this Federation and tournament play except
when they may conflict with Federation rules. The interpretation of
playing rules shall be that as defined by the American League of Professional
Baseball Clubs (Official Baseball Rules).