Legislative Branch

The ASUU Legislative Branch consists of the Senate and Assembly. The Student Senate is composed of 17 Senators, one elected from each college. Their primary responsibility is creating, coordinating, and evaluating legislation for student advisory councils (SACs). The Assembly is composed of 51 representatives elected from each college at the University, in proportion to the number of students enrolled in that college. The primary role of the Assembly is to appropriate funds to the various student groups and organizations on campus.

Signed Joint Legislation

Feb 2017 Joint Legislation

Jan 2017 Joint Legislation

Dec 2016 Joint Legislation

Oct 2016 Joint Legislation

Sept 2016 Joint Legislation

 

Senate 

Senate one of two houses in ASUU’s legislative branch. Senate is responsible for representing students by allocating funds to Student Advisory Committees, reviewing proposed joint legislation, overseeing ASUU Executive Branch Activities, and working on University policy issues that impact students. All members of the Senate branch are elected each spring by the students of the colleges which they represent and serve for a term of one year.

There are 17 seats in the Senate, each of which represents the University’s different colleges. The Senate elects its own chair.

Senate Chair:

Rachel Petersen

Other Information:

ASUU Final SENATE SCHEDULE 2016

Finance Guidelines 2016-2017

Senate Meeting Agendas

Senate Meeting Minutes and Voting Records

 

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Assembly

The legislative branch is responsible for representing students in University. They allocate funds for students, oversee Executive Branch Activities, and work on University policy issues that impact students. Members of the legislative branch are elected each spring by the students of the colleges which they represent and serve for a term of one year.

There are two houses in the legislative branch: the Assembly and the Senate. There are 51 seats in the Assembly, which are appropriated to the 17 colleges in proportion to the number of students enrolled in each college. The smallest colleges only have one Assembly seat, while the largest colleges have up to seven seats. Most of the Assembly’s work involves passing bills to fund the hundreds of student groups on campus. The Vice President of ASUU serves as the Chair of the Assembly.

Assembly Chair:

Parker Archer

Other Information:

 

ASUU Assembly Meeting Schedule 16-17

Finance Guidelines 2016-2017

Expenditure Request Form

Student Groups

Assembly Legislative Deadlines

Assembly Meeting Agendas

Assembly Meeting Minutes and Voting Records

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