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Legislation

Current Legislation

Faculty Senate Bills approved during the 2016-2017 academic year are listed here when available.

Bill #16-17-1 General Education Committee Report #2016-17-1. Approved by the Faculty Senate on September 22, 2016.

Bill #16-17-2A The Five Hundred and Thirty-Fourth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee. Approved by the Faculty Senate on October 20, 2016.

Bill #16-17-2B The Five Hundred and Thirty-Fourth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Curricular Proposals. Approved by President Dooley on November 1, 2016.

Bill #16-17-2C The Five Hundred and Thirty-Fourth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Transfer of the Schmidt Labor Research Center to the College of Business for Administrative Purposes. Approved by President Dooley on November 1, 2016. Presented to the Council on Postsecondary Education on December 7, 2016.

Bill #16-17-3 General Education Committee Report #2016-17-2. Approved by the Faculty Senate on October 20, 2016.

Bill #16-17-4A Curricular Report No. 2016-17-1 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate (courses). Approved by the Faculty Senate on November 17, 2016.

Bill #16-17-4B Curricular Report No. 2016-17-1 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate: Curricular Changes. Approved by President Dooley on November 29, 2016.

Bill #16-17-5A The Five Hundred and Thirty-Fifth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee (courses). Approved by the Faculty Senate on November 17, 2016.

Bill #16-17-5B The Five Hundred and Thirty-Fifth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Curricular Proposals. Approved by President Dooley on November 29, 2016.

Bill #16-17-5C The Five Hundred and Thirty-Fifth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Creation of an Undergraduate Certificate in Energy Economics and Policy. Approved by President Dooley on November 29, 2016.  Presented to the Council on Postsecondary Education on February 1, 2017.

Bill #16-17-5D The Five Hundred and Thirty-Fifth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Creation of a New Course Code for School of Professional and Continuing Studies (SPC). Approved by President Dooley on November 29, 2016.

Bill #16-17-6 General Education Committee Report #2016-17-3. Approved by the Faculty Senate on November 17, 2016.

Bill #16-17-7 Council for Research Report No. 2016-17-1: University Manual changes to section 10.72.11. Approved by President Dooley on November 29, 2016.

Bill #16-17-8 Changes to the Policy for the Administration of Grants, Contracts, and Gifts. Approved by President Dooley on November 29, 2016.

Bill #16-17-9 Discontinue the Admissions Advisory Committee (delete University Manual sections 5.77.10 – 5.77.12). Approved by President Dooley on November 29, 2016.

Bill #16-17-10A Curricular Report No. 2016-17-2 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate. Approved by the Faculty Senate on December 8, 2016.

Bill #16-17-10B Curricular Report No. 2016-17-2 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate: Program Changes. Approved by President Dooley on December 21, 2016.

Bill #16-17-10C Curricular Report No. 2016-17-2A from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate: Creation of Graduate Certificate in Embedded Systems. Approved by President Dooley on December 21, 2016.  Presented to the Council on Postsecondary Education on February 1, 2017.

Bill #16-17-11A The Five Hundred and Thirty-Sixth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee. Approved by the Faculty Senate on December 8, 2016.

Bill #16-17-11B The Five Hundred and Thirty-Sixth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Program Changes, Suspend BS in Sociology program. Approved by President Dooley on December 21, 2016.  Presented to the Council on Postsecondary Education on February 1, 2017.

Bill #16-17-12 General Education Committee Report #2016-17-4: New General Education Courses. Approved by the Faculty Senate on December 8, 2016.

Bill #16-17-13 Council for Research Report No. 2016-17-1: Changes to Sections 4.56 and 4.57 of the By-Laws of the Faculty Senate. Approved by President Dooley on December 21, 2016.

Bill #16-17-14A The Five Hundred and Thirty-Seventh Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee. Approved by the Faculty Senate on January 26, 2017.

Bill #16-17-14B The Five Hundred and Thirty-Seventh Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Program Changes. Approved by President Dooley on February 1, 2017.

Bill #16-17-15 Honors Program and Visiting Scholar Committee Report, Changes to Manual Sections: 8.60.10 – 8.65.13. Approved by President Dooley on February 1, 2017.

Previous Years’ Legislation

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