Northern Iowa Student Government

Constitutional Changes on the Ballot

By: Student on Tue, 02/23/2010 - 09:29

Here is a list of the NISG Constitutional changes listed on the NISG general election ballot:

Do you agree with the NISG Constitutional changes that were approved by Senate and signed by President Cezar updating the Constitution to include the Director of Diversity and Student Life as an Executive Officer? (SSB 2009-45)

Do you agree with the NISG Constitutional changes that were approved by Senate regarding the impeachment and removal of members of NISG? This change means that the NISG Supreme Court will no longer have appellate jurisdiction in matters of impeachment and removal? This power will be exercised by the NISG Senate. (SSB 2009-51)

Do you agree with the NISG Constitutional changes that were approved by Senate and signed by President Haselhuhn regarding the creation of Executive Orders? This change means that the NISG President will be able to use an executive order to create and appoint people to committees, dismiss NISG executive officers, and call special meetings of the NISG Senate. (SSB 2010-03)

Do you agree with the NISG Constitutional changes that were approved by Senate and signed by President Haselhuhn updating the NISG Constitution to refer to the NISG Election Rules instead of the NISG By-Laws for matters regarding elections? (SSB 2010-27)

Do you agree with the NISG Constitutional changes that were approved by Senate and signed by President Haselhuhn regarding the changing of the University At-Large Senate seats? This change means that NISG will elect one University At-Large senator for each 2,000 UNI students and will elect two of these senators in the fall. (SSB 2010-33)

Do you agree with NISG Constitutional changes that were approved by the Senate and signed by President Haselhuhn regarding the creation of a paid Executive Officer in charge of lobbying and external affairs with the state and local government? (SSB 2010-40)

See bills attached for more information.

Voting will last until 6 p.m. on Feb. 24. To vote, login to your MyUNIverse account and access your personalized ballot in the Current Announcements box. www.uni.edu/myuniverse.

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SSB 2009-45: Changes in NISG Constitution52.5 KB
SSB 2009-51: Changes in NISG Constitution54.5 KB
SSB 2010-03: Changes to the NISG Constitution to Permit Executive Orders26.5 KB
SSB 2010-27: Updating the Constitution with regards to the Election Rules23 KB
SSB 2010-33: Reorganization of Senate Seats25 KB
SSB 2010-40: The Creation of the Director of Governmental Relations and External Relations33 KB