Nonexempt Staff Senate
Nonexempt Staff Senate By-laws
Article I - Name
The name of this Senate shall be the Nonexempt Staff Senate (NESS) (hereafter called Senate).
Article II - Definition
This Senate is hereby constituted to represent Regular and Contingent Nonexempt staff not otherwise represented by an exclusive bargaining agent.
Article III - Purpose
The purpose of the Senate shall be:
Article X - Parliamentary Authority
The rules contained in the current edition of Robert's Rules of Order shall govern the organization in all cases in which they are applicable and in which they are not inconsistent with these by-laws, or special rules of order which the Senate may adopt, or with the University Plan of Organization.
Article XI - Amending By-laws
The by-laws may be amended at any regular meeting of the Senate by a two-thirds vote of the elected members, provided that the amendment has been submitted in writing at the previous meeting and mentioned in the minutes.
Revised: 11-01-05, 04-25-06, 06-05-08, 07-12-08, 03-25-09 , 02-21-17