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Senate Meeting Minutes: January 10, 2011


Florida International University • Student Government Association • Modesto A. Maidique Campus

 

MEETING MINUTES

January 10, 2011

I.                    Welcome & Call to Order at 4:00pm

II.                 Roll Call

a.       Adam Do Amaral

b.      Alexander Barrio

c.       Amanda Jimenez   (Absent)

d.      Carlos Rodriguez

e.       Chris Cabral

f.       Christina Marinos (Absent)

g.       Cristina Loreto

h.      Daniel Gonzalez  (left at 5:42pm)

i.        Daniela Gonzalez  (tardy at 4:04pm & left at 4:55pm)

j.        Dillon Arango (Absent)

k.      Donovan Dawson

l.        Erika Edwards  (Absent)

m.    Hector Mujica

n.      Janice Rubio (Tardy at 4:07pm)

o.      Jesus Borrero (tardy at 4:18pm)

p.      Kevin Gonzalez

q.      Macarena Jimenez (tardy at 4:13pm)

r.        Moses Aluicio

s.       Patrick O’Keefe

t.        Ranshan Gomez  (absent)

u.      William-Jose Velez

v.      TJ Liguori (Tardy at 4:04pm)

w.     Rachel Emas

x.      Mohammed Aman (Excused)

y.      Odette Barrientos

z.       Samir Patel

aa.   Nicola Petival (Tardy at 4:04pm)

bb.  Janet Reyes

cc.   Clement Giraneza

dd.  Helena Ramirez

ee.   Alina Gonzalez

ff.    Octavio Mella

III.               Approval of Minutes

Move to approve the November 29 meeting minutes [Mujica] (Passes)

IV.              Senate Speaker Report

a.       FIU Football Bowl Champs

b.      Panther Tag

c.       Matthew & Joanne resigned

d.      Erika stepped down as the GSFC chair

e.       SGA Photo Shoot on January 21 from 11am-2pm

f.       Full Council meeting on Wednesday

g.       February 14 meeting in the Engineering Center

V.                 Speaker Pro-Tempore Report

a.       Welcome back

b.      Recording meetings next month

c.       UWide on December 4

VI.              Comptroller Report

a.       resigned

VII.            Executive Report

a.       Maria Rosa resigned

b.      Full Council meeting on Wednesday

VIII.         Old Business

Senator Loreto to the chair

a.       SR 1070 – To reform the Legislative Branch of the Student Government Council – Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Move to read the amendment by title [Mujica] (Passes)

Move to amend line by line [Mujica] (Passes)

Move to read line by line [Mujica] (Fails]

Move to amend to 3 absences in d) Requirements [O’Keefe]

i.      Adam Do Amaral – Yes

ii.      Alexander Barrio – No

iii.      Carlos Rodriguez – No

iv.      Chris Cabral – No

v.      Clement Giraneza – No

vi.      Cristina Loreto – No

vii.      Daniel Gonzalez – No

viii.      Daniela Gonzalez – Yes

ix.      Donovan Dawson –No

x.      Janet Reyes – Yes

xi.      Janice Rubio -No

xii.      Jesus Borrero – No

xiii.      Kevin Gonzalez – Yes

xiv.      Macarena Jimenez – No

xv.      Moses Aluicio – No

xvi.      Nicola Petival – No

xvii.      Odette Barrientos-  Yes

xviii.      Patrick O’Keefe – Yes

xix.      Rachel Emas – No

xx.      Samir Patel – No

xxi.      TJ Liguori – No

xxii.      William Jose Velez – No

6*16*0 (Fails)

Move to change “term” to Fall & Spring semester [K.Gonzalez]

i.            Adam Do Amaral – Yes

ii.            Alexander Barrio – Yes

iii.            Carlos Rodriguez – No

iv.            Chris Cabral – No

v.            Clement Giraneza – Yes

vi.            Cristina Loreto – Yes

vii.            Daniel Gonzalez – No

viii.            Daniela Gonzalez – No

ix.            Donovan Dawson –No

x.            Hector Mujica – No

xi.            Janet Reyes – No

xii.            Janice Rubio -No

xiii.            Jesus Borrero – Yes

xiv.            Kevin Gonzalez – Yes

xv.            Macarena Jimenez – No

xvi.            Moses Aluicio – No

xvii.            Nicola Petival – No

xviii.            Odette Barrientos-  No

xix.            Patrick O’Keefe – No

xx.            Rachel Emas – Yes

xxi.            Samir Patel – Yes

xxii.            TJ Liguori – Yes

xxiii.            William Jose Velez – Yes

10*13*0 (Fails)

Move to vote by acclamation [O’Keefe] (Fails)

Move to change “term” to “per Fall & per Spring semester” [Emas]

i.            Adam Do Amaral – Yes

ii.            Alexander Barrio – Yes

iii.            Carlos Rodriguez – No

iv.            Chris Cabral – Yes

v.            Clement Giraneza – Yes

vi.            Cristina Loreto – Yes

vii.            Daniel Gonzalez – Yes

viii.            Donovan Dawson –Yes

ix.            Janet Reyes – Yes

x.            Janice Rubio -Yes

xi.            Jesus Borrero – Yes

xii.            Kevin Gonzalez – Yes

xiii.            Macarena Jimenez – Yes

xiv.            Moses Aluicio – Yes

xv.            Nicola Petival – No

xvi.            Odette Barrientos-  Yes

xvii.            Patrick O’Keefe – Yes

xviii.            Rachel Emas – Yes

xix.            Samir Patel – Yes

xx.            TJ Liguori – Yes

xxi.            William Jose Velez – Yes

19*2*0 (Passes)

Move to vote by acclamation on the amendment [Velez] (Fails)

Move to change 4 to 2 in d2 [Emas] (Passes)

Move to table indefinitely [Aluicio] (Passes)

IX.              New Business

a.       Nomination of Alina Gonzalez for Vice President of the Student Government Council –Modesto A. Maidique Campus

i.      Adam Do Amaral – Yes

ii.      Alexander Barrio – Yes

iii.      Carlos Rodriguez – Yes

iv.      Chris Cabral – Yes

v.      Clement Giraneza – Yes

vi.      Cristina Loreto – Yes

vii.      Daniel Gonzalez – Yes

viii.      Donovan Dawson –Yes

ix.      Hector Mujica – Yes

x.      Janet Reyes – Yes

xi.      Janice Rubio -Yes

xii.      Jesus Borrero – Yes

xiii.      Kevin Gonzalez – Yes

xiv.      Macarena Jimenez – Yes

xv.      Moses Aluicio – Yes

xvi.      Nicola Petival – Yes

xvii.      Odette Barrientos-  Yes

xviii.      Patrick O’Keefe – Yes

xix.      Rachel Emas – Yes

xx.      Samir Patel – Yes

xxi.      TJ Liguori – Yes

xxii.      William Jose Velez – Yes

22*0*0 (Passes)

b.      Nomination of Octavio Mella for Chief Justice of the SGC-MMC Court

Move to request unanimous consent to vote by acclamation [Loreto] (Passes)

i.      Adam Do Amaral – Yes

ii.      Alexander Barrio – Yes

iii.      Carlos Rodriguez – Yes

iv.      Chris Cabral – Yes

v.      Clement Giraneza – Yes

vi.      Cristina Loreto – Yes

vii.      Daniel Gonzalez – Yes

viii.      Donovan Dawson –Yes

ix.      Hector Mujica – Yes

x.      Janet Reyes – Yes

xi.      Janice Rubio -Yes

xii.      Jesus Borrero – Yes

xiii.      Kevin Gonzalez – Yes

xiv.      Macarena Jimenez – Yes

xv.      Moses Aluicio – Yes

xvi.      Nicola Petival – Yes

xvii.      Odette Barrientos-  Yes

xviii.      Patrick O’Keefe – Yes

xix.      Rachel Emas – Yes

xx.      Samir Patel – Yes

xxi.      TJ Liguori – Yes

xxii.      William Jose Velez – Yes

22*0*0 (Passes)

c.       Nomination of Sanjeev Udhnani for Attorney General of the SGC-MMC Cabinet

Move to request unanimous consent to vote by acclamation [Loreto] (Passes)

i.      Adam Do Amaral – Yes

ii.      Alexander Barrio – Yes

iii.      Carlos Rodriguez – Yes

iv.      Chris Cabral – Yes

v.      Clement Giraneza – Yes

vi.      Cristina Loreto – Yes

vii.      Daniel Gonzalez – Yes

viii.      Donovan Dawson –Yes

ix.      Hector Mujica – Yes

x.      Janet Reyes – Yes

xi.      Janice Rubio -Yes

xii.      Jesus Borrero – Yes

xiii.      Kevin Gonzalez – Yes

xiv.      Macarena Jimenez – Yes

xv.      Moses Aluicio – Yes

xvi.      Nicola Petival – Yes

xvii.      Odette Barrientos-  Yes

xviii.      Patrick O’Keefe – Yes

xix.      Rachel Emas – Yes

xx.      Samir Patel – Yes

xxi.      TJ Liguori – Yes

xxii.      William Jose Velez – Yes

22*0*0 (Passes)

X.                 Announcements

a.       Needs Senators to help ORC for audits (Aluicio)

b.      MYD for the College of Arts & Sciences on January 19 from 12-2pm in GC 243 (Dawson)

c.       No Senate meeting next Monday (Velez)

d.      Relay Star Search applications are out (Badger)

XI. Adjournment at 5:48pm

 

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