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Legislation

Current Legislation

Following are Faculty Senate Bills approved during the current academic year:

Bills:

Bill #15-16-1 Graduate Council Informational Report, University Manual Section 10.44.18. Approved by President Dooley on September 28, 2015.

Bill #15-16-2 The Five Hundred and Twenty-Fifth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee. Approved by President Dooley on September 28, 2015.

Bill #15-16-3 General Education Committee Report #15-16-1: Changes to the Structure of the General Education Program. Approved by President Dooley on September 28, 2015.

Bill #15-16-4 General Education Committee Report #15-16-2: SCM 101 and HPR 201.  Approved by President Dooley on September 28, 2015.

Bill #15-16-5 Changes to By-Laws 10.1-10.7 and 4.5, and University Manual 8.81.10.  Approved by President Dooley on September 28, 2015.

Bill #15-16-6A The Five Hundred and Twenty-Sixth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee. Approved by the Faculty Senate on October 15, 2015.

Bill #15-16-6B The Five Hundred and Twenty-Sixth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Curriculum Changes. Approved by President Dooley on October 19, 2015.

Bill #15-16-7 General Education Committee Report #2015-16-3. Approved by the Faculty Senate on October 15, 2015.

Bill # 15-16-8 Academic Standards and Calendar Committee Report #2015-16-1. Approved by President Dooley on October 19, 2015.

Bill #15-16-9 Constitution, By-Laws, and University Manual Committee Report #2015-16-1. Approved by President Dooley on October 19, 2015.

Bill #15-16-10A Curricular Report No. 2015-16-1 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate.  Approved by the Faculty Senate on November 19, 2015.

Bill #15-16-10B Curricular Report No. 2015-16-1 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate: Curricular Changes. Approved by President Dooley on December 2, 2015.

Bill #15-16-10C Curricular Report No. 2015-16-1 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate: Curricular Changes to Medical Physics and Master of Oceanography programs.  Approved by President Dooley on December 2, 2015. Approval by the Council on Postsecondary Education on January 13, 2016.

Bill #15-16-11A The Five Hundred and Twenty-Seventh Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee.  Approved by the Faculty Senate on November 19, 2015.

Bill #15-16-11B The Five Hundred and Twenty-Seventh Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Curriculum Changes. Approved by President Dooley on December 2, 2015. Approval by the Council on Postsecondary Education on January 13, 2016.

Bill #15-16-12 General Education Committee Report #2015-16-4: New General Education Courses. Approved by the Faculty Senate on November 19, 2015.

Bill #15-16-13 General Education Committee Report 2015-16-5: I. Minor Program Amendment and II. Manual and Catalog. Approved by President Dooley on December 2, 2015.

Bill 15-16-14A Curricular Report No. 2015-16-2 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate. Approved by the Faculty Senate on December 10, 2015.

Bill #15-16-14B Curricular Report No. 2015-16-2 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate: Curricular Changes. Approved by President Dooley on January 9, 2016.

Bill #15-16-14C Curricular Report No. 2015-16-2 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate: Master of Arts/Teacher Certification in Health, Physical Education, and Health/Physical Education. Pending approval.

Bill #15-16-15A The Five Hundred and Twenty-Eighth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee.  Approved by the Faculty Senate on December 10, 2015.

Bill #15-16-15B The Five Hundred and Twenty-Eighth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Curriculum Changes: Communication Studies and Anthropology. Approved by President Dooley on January 9, 2016.

Bill #15-16-15C The Five Hundred and Twenty-Eighth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Curriculum Changes: Minor in Work, Labor, and Social Justice.  Approved by President Dooley on January 9, 2016.  Pending approval by the Council on Postsecondary Education.

Bill #15-16-15D The Five Hundred and Twenty-Eighth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Curriculum Changes: Creation of College of Education and Professional Studies (CEPS), Awarding of degrees to CEPS, Closure of The Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Continuing Education; and transfer of department and degree of Textiles, Fashion Merchandising, and Design to College of Business.Approved by President Dooley on February 8, 2016.  Pending approval by the Council on Postsecondary Education.

Bill #15-16-16 General Education Committee Report #2015-16-6: New General Education Courses.  Approved by the Faculty Senate on December 10, 2015.

Bill #15-16-17 Academic Standards and Calendar Committee Report #2015-16-2.  Approved by President Dooley on January 9, 2016.

Bill #15-16-18 The Five Hundred and Twenty-Ninth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee. Approved by the Faculty Senate on January 28, 2016.

Bill #15-16-19 General Education Committee Report #2015-16-7: New General Education Courses. Approved by the Faculty Senate on January 28, 2016.

Bill #15-16-20 General Education Committee Report #2015-16-8.   Approved by President Dooley on February 2, 2016.

Resolution #15-16-1 Resolution of support for the Academic Strategic Plan 2016-2021.  Signed by President Dooley on January 9, 2016.

Previous Years’ Legislation

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