The first C&C 30 Class AGM took place in Newport on July 11. During the AGM the Class By-laws were adopted by the general membership and took effect immediately. Proceeding the by-law adoption several rule changes were voted on and approved by the membership as follows:
- Change rule C.1 (b) to allow unlimited pumping downwind.
- Create rule C.1 (c) that establishes an upper wind limit.
- Change rule C.3.1 (b) and C.3.1 (f) to close loopholes related to crew restrictions.
- Change rule H.1.1 and H.1.2 to allow the A3 Gennaker in all class racing.