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Download the Complete or just the Updated Pages of AFMS 2017 Uniform
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AFMS Rules Changes for 2005
There are 13 pages of changes to the AFMS
Rulebook for the year 2005. They are included in the
document above, and will also be available
from your Regional Federation Supplies Chair so
you can update your Rulebook. There are changes to Cabochon Rules that are
important. Minor changes were made in A division and Fossil division. All
are effective as of January 1, 2005.
The September issue
of the AFMS Newsletter contains a review of changes on page 5.
AFMS Rules Changes for 2004
|Table of Contents
||Pages 1-2004, page 2-2004, Page 3-2004
|AFMS Rules Committee
|Judging Points for all Divisions
||Pages D-3-2004. D-5-2004, D-6-2004
||Pages G-2-2004, G-3-2004, G-4-2004
These 14 pages of changes are available from the AFMS Central Office
and also contained in the 2004 Rules available above.
Rules are available by clicking below:
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Approved Reference List of Lapidary Mineral Names 2003 (129k)
AFMS Approved Reference List of Lapidary Mineral Names 2003 (Updated 2009)
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