Election by Acclamation

Spring
1998
Resolution Number
01.03
 
Contact
Nancy Silva
Assigned to
Unassigned
Category
Academic Senate
Status
Completed
Status Report

Senate Rules have been updated.

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.