Local Senates: Senate-Union Relations

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Local Senates

Whereas AB 1725 mandates duties which are incidental to faculty's professional responsibility, and

Whereas AB 1725 recognizes local academic senates as the representative voice on all academic and professional matters, and

Whereas Title 5, Section 53204, mandates that a districts' governance policy cannot impinge upon collective bargaining agreements, and

Whereas it is in the best interest of community college faculty to have effective academic senates and collective bargaining agents, and

Whereas faculty's interest is best served when academic senates and collective bargaining agents work collegially toward the greater good and welfare of faculty,

Resolved that the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges direct the Executive Committee to study relations between local academic senates and their collective bargaining agents making recommendations and developing a model outlining strategies toward effective collegial relationships between these organizations.
M/S/C DISPOSITION: Executive Committee, COFO, Local senates