1		The International President, with the approval of the Board of
2	Directors, may take such action as may be deemed necessary to meet
3	situations not covered in this Constitution in order to protect the
4	interest of the membership and the United Transportation Union.
5		If any portion of this Constitution is found to be in violation of a
6	Federal, State, or Provincial law, such law shall supersede that portion
7	of this Constitution, but only to the extent and within the limits of the
8	law, and provided that any change shall not affect the validity of the
9	remaining portions of this Constitution.