: Section 2 (Members)Any Muslim who resides anywhere and endeavors to practice Islam as a total way of life, and accepts to respect the sanctity of Masjid can come to the Masjid for daily congregational prayers and/or other Islamic activities. He or she does not have to register with the Organization. Any Muslim, at or above the age of maturity (puberty), who resides in Eastern North Carolina area, agrees to abide by and respect the Constitution and Bylaws of the Organization, can apply for the voting membership of the Organization. Such Muslim brother or sister who satisfies the above conditions of membership must register with the Organization either as an individual or as a member of his or her family to become a member. : Section 3 (Expiration and Renewal)Membership, if approved, is valid for one full year from the date of registration application. Upon expiration, a grace period of no more than one year is allowed for renewal, after which re-registration for new membership is required.