By-Laws


1.5.3. ARTICLE III

Revised, November 2003



1.5.3. ARTICLE III: AD HOC COMMITTEES

The Senate shall, from time to time, establish temporary committees to study and make reports on matters of special concern to the University faculty and/or community. Ad Hoc committees created by the Senate become committees of the Senate, receive their authority from the Senate, and shall report their findings and make their recommendations to the Senate.

1.5.3.1. Duration. Ad Hoc committees shall be constituted for periods of no longer than one calendar year.

An Ad Hoc committee may be reconstituted in subsequent years by 2/3 majority vote of

    (a) the committee membership,
    (b) the Executive Committee, and
    (c) and the full Senate.

An Ad Hoc committee shall no longer be eligible for reconstitution after three (3) consecutive years of existence. If the duties of the committee warrant further continuance, the committee should be reconstituted as an official standing committee of the Senate.






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