Union Council Review (1011P14)

Status: Lapsed | Zone: Democracy

Passed: 13/06/2011 | Lapsed: 04/02/2014

This policy was discussed at the following meetings:

  • Policy passed at the Union Council meeting in March 2011 mandating Constitution committee to update the constitution (Motion 12).
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  • To amend the current make-up of Union Council within the SUSU Constitution, by deleting Standing Orders 1 clause 3.2, replacing it with the following and renumbering:
  • Council shall consist of:
    a)    Chair of Council
    b)   All Sabbatical Officers
    c)    All Trustees with Portfolio
    d)   All Student Leaders
    e)    Union Councillors (30) selected to reflect the membership of the Union, with two from each of the following:

    Post-graduate taught students
    Post-graduate research students
    Part-time students
    Mature Undergraduate students
    Students with Disabilities
    European Students
    International Students
    Each faculty

    f)     Union Councillors (8) open positions
  • Constitution Committee to revisit the entirety of the Standing Orders to ensure all inter-relations are resolved and report back to Union Council any decisive changes