Subsection A. Legislative Affairs (Governmental Relations)
In furtherance of its role as the governance body for Northern Illinois University, the Board of Trustees is desirous of participating in those legislative matters affecting the university and Illinois higher education.
Proposed or pending legislation shall be reviewed by the president and the president's staff.
No person shall take any position on behalf of the Board of Trustees in any legislation proposed or pending in the General Assembly without prior authorization of the Board of Trustees or the president.
The president shall periodically report to the Board on the status of pending legislation.