Motion 13: Standing Rules Changes

In order to allow electronic communication of official business, and in order to improve the continuity of practice for Committees be it moved to amend the Standing Rules of the Faculty of SUNY Geneseo by making the following additions (indicated with underlined text).

[Only those paragraphs with changes and their headings are given.  Each Section title is followed by a link to the affected Section in the current Standing Rules.]

TRANSMITTAL TO THE ADMINISTRATION (link)

1. All motions passed by the Senate that propose to clarify, establish, or change college policies must be transmitted to the appropriate administrative officer. A copy of such motions shall be sent to the Office of the College President.

2. The above communication shall be done in writing or email by the College Senate Chair ordinarily within four days after the action.

LEVEL OF FUNCTIONING OF THE COMMITTEES (link)

3. Committees of the Faculty and of the College shall maintain a manual of policies and procedures.