2011-12 Committees of the University

Jurisdiction Over Legislative Proposals

  1. In general, each standing committee shall have jurisdiction over the legislative area described  above; proposals falling in each  area shall be assigned to the appropriate committee by  Steering Committee, which shall have authority to make alternative assignments if necessary to  make the workload of the committees reasonably equal and equitable. 
  2. When a proposal does not clearly fall within the jurisdiction of any standing committee, the  Steering Committee shall decide to which committee to assign the proposal. 
  3. The Steering Committee shall assign to each standing committee responsibility for overseeing the work of a group of university committees appropriate to the jurisdiction of each standing committee. 
  4. All matters given to committees for consideration must be reported back to the Steering Committee.