Whereas, Some key terms in the Bylaws of the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges (e.g. "senator," "voting delegate," and "member") are unclear;
Whereas, The parts of the Bylaws of the Academic Senate are not organized in the way we conduct business;
Whereas, The Academic Senate should have a constitution that identifies its functions and principles--as it had before the descriptions of the functions and principles were incorporated into the Bylaws; and
Whereas, the Bylaws of the Academic Senate will be more readable if well-edited;
Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges approve the restoration of a constitution and the proposed revisions to the Bylaws.
The Senate Constitution was restored andthe Bylaws were revised. The Senatewebsite has been updated with the changes.