Below please find the Elections Report, which was prepared by the SBA Elections Committee. The Senate voted to certify the election results on February 28, 2013 in a vote of 12-8. Ratification of these results will go into effect on April 1, 2013.
Included in the link below, please find Senate Bill No. 27, which amends the bylaws to allocate representation of students based on the new Inns of Court program.
Included in the link below, please find Senate Bill No. 26, which contains comprehensive election reform and codifies many of the rules that were previously left to the discretion of the SBA elections committee.
Included in the link below, please find Senate Bill No. 25, which codifies the role and responsibilities of the Senate Rules and Constitution Committee.
Below please find a copy of the bill, which amends bylaw 602(a)(1) to include an exception for legal honor societies, who limit admission to members based on membership, activities, or GPA/class rank, to be recognized as official student organizations.
Below please find the Senator Accountability Act. This bill was was voted down by the members of the Senate in a voice vote. The votes will be recorded in the minutes from October 9, 2012 to be published.
Below please find a copy of the Senate Enumeration and Apportionment Act, which was tabled until Spring of 2013.
In the link below, please find Senate Bill No. 13, which approves the Senate’s request to seek an advisory opinion on the status of the legal fraternity, Phi Delta Phi, as an SBA-recognized student organization.
Below please find Senate Bill No: 12, which approves the Space Law Society as an official SBA-recognized student group.