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Council Bill SR 1066: To Amend the Procedures of Legislation for SGC-MMC


Agenda Item: To Amend the Procedures of Legislation of SGC-MMC       Date: November 15th, 2010____

Committee: Rules, Legislation, & Judiciary Committee

Sponsors: Jesus Borrero College of Arts & Sciences Senator, Rachel Emas Graduate Senator, Adam do Amaral College of Education Senator

To Amend the Procedures of Legislation for  SGC-MMC

SECTION I. Short Title

This bill may be cited as the “Legislation Submission Bill”

SECTION II. Purpose

The purpose of the Legislation Submission Bill is to ensure all Senators have easy access and ample time to consider legislation before proposal at SGC-MMC Senate meetings.

SECTION III. Updating the Procedures section of SGC-MMC Statutes.

ARTICLE XII: Procedures

Section 12.01 Procedures

(a)        Any bills, resolutions, and amendments presented to the Senate for the purpose of a vote must first have two (2) Senators as sponsors in order to be brought before the Senate as             new business.

(b)        All legislation must be posted on the SGCA-MMC wordpress.com channel website and submitted to the entire SGC-MMC Senate, by 5:00 p.m. on the Thursday prior to the Ssenate meeting during which the legislation will be considered. Legislation not submitted to the entire SGC-MMC Senate may still be considered with a 2/3 approval vote of the Senate Senators present at the meeting.

In favor: ; Opposed: ; Abstentions:; Status: Read once, tabled.

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