Election by Acclamation

Spring
1998
Resolution Number: 
01.03
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Academic Senate
Status: 
Completed

Whereas Robert's Rules of Order allows for election by acclamation, and

Whereas the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges has used the acclamation method in past elections for its Executive Committee when a candidate is running unopposed, and

Whereas the ability to elect by acclamation does not appear in the written Senate Rules for Election,


Resolved that an item "N" be added to Section 4of the Senate Rules for Election stating that officers and representatives may be elected to the Executive Committee by acclamation according to Robert's Rules of Order.

Status Report: 

Senate Rules have been updated.