ALLIED BUILDING INSPECTORS
A member who wishes to Challenge an alleged denial of a right under this Local Union or the International Union Constitution or that the Officers of this Local Union have allegedly not properly applied the terms and conditions of the Local Union have allegedly not properly applied the terms and conditions of the Local Union By-Laws or of the International Constitution in the conduct of this Local Union's election procedure or the general business of the Local Union must first appeal to the Executive Board of this Local Union. Failing to get a satisfactory disposition of the matter, he/she then must appeal the Executive Board's decision or failure to decide to the International Union, before instituting any action or proceeding relative thereto before a court or government agency. This provision shall only require resort to internal remedies for a period not exceeding four (4) months, with the exception of an election challenge which shall only require resort to internal remedies for a period not exceeding three (3) months. Any member violating this provision, shall, in addition to penalties described in these By-Laws, be subject to a fine equal to the full amount of the costs incurred in the defense of any such action by the Local Union together with such costs additional as the court may fix or assess against said member.