Templates for nonprofit bylaws are found online at Rocket Lawyer and Form Swift. The bylaw template at Form Swift is customizable by state. The bylaw template at Rocket Lawyer is also customizable by state, and the form is created by going through a step-by-step interview process.
Bylaws establish procedures for organizing meetings, holding elections and the overall membership structure of the nonprofit.
Detailed information regarding the creation of bylaws is available at Nonprofit Ally. Each section of the bylaws is broken down with an explanation as to why each section is important, as well as sample wording for each section.