This excerpt taken from the ALL DEF 14A filed Apr 2, 2007.
Nominating and Governance Committee Charter
The primary purposes of the Nominating and Governance Committee are (i) to identify individuals qualified to become members of the Board of Directors, the Chairman of the Board and the Chief Executive Officer; (ii) to make recommendations to the Board regarding director nominees for election; (iii) to develop and recommend to the Board a set of corporate governance guidelines applicable to the Corporation; (iv) to oversee the evaluation of the Board and the Chief Executive Officer; and (v) to advise and make recommendations to the Board with respect to matters of corporate governance. In carrying out these purposes, the Nominating and Governance Committee has the powers and responsibilities provided in this Charter.
The size of the Nominating and Governance Committee is set from time to time by the Board of Directors, but will always consist of at least two directors. The Chair and other members of the Committee are appointed by the Board upon the recommendation of the Nominating and Governance Committee in accordance with the independence requirements of the New York Stock Exchange, the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") and the provisions of the Director Independence Standards adopted by the Board. The Chair and other members of the Committee may be removed by the Board.
III. Meetings and Operations
The Nominating and Governance Committee meets at least four times a year. The Committee Chair may call additional meetings as necessary. The Committee Chair develops the meeting agendas and reports regularly to the Board on the Committee's actions and recommendations.
IV. Powers and Responsibilities
The Nominating and Governance Committee is responsible for reporting to the Board of Directors its recommendations with respect to the following matters: