2014-2015 Motions: Legislation, Policy Adoptions, and Resolutions

Formal actions by the University Senate fall into three categories:

LEGISLATION
Motions on issues under the direct jurisdiction of the Senate, including but not limited to curriculum, degree granting and student conduct.

POLICY PROPOSALS
Motions to adopt binding University policies which must subsequently be formally adopted by the University President before going into effect.

RESOLUTIONS
Non-binding motions on any subject outside Legislation and Policy Adoptions.

Number Title Current Status Legislation, Policy Proposal, or Resolution
US14/15-01 Presidential Candidates and UO Constitution Notice Given (Withdrawn) Legislation
US14/15-02 To Amend Legal Services Policy Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-03 Committee Requirements with Revisions, Slate 1 (Service Reform 2014-2015) Notice Given Legislation
US14/15-04 Amendment to US12/13-13, "UO Representation on the Interinstitutional Faculty Senate (IFS)" Approved on 1/28/15 Legislation
US14/15-05 General Education Revision Task Force Notice Given (Withdrawn) Resolution
US14/15-06 Change of Membership for the Graduate Council Approved on 06/03/15 Legislation
US14/15-07 Proposed Revisions to Student Conduct Code Dealing with Sexual Misconduct, Part 1 Approved on 10/8/2014 Policy Adoption
US14/15-08 Proposed Revisions to Student Conduct Code Dealing with Sexual Misconduct, Part 2 Approved on 10/8/2014 Policy Adoption
US14/15-09 Proposed Revisions to Student Conduct Code Dealing with Sexual Misconduct, Part 3 Approved on 12/3/2014 Policy Adoption
US14/15-10 Proposed Revisions to Student Conduct Code Dealing with Sexual Misconduct, Part 4 Approved on 10/8/2014 Policy Adoption
US14/15-11 Proposed Revisions to Student Conduct Code Dealing with Sexual Misconduct, Part 5 Approved on 11/5/2014 Policy Adoption
US14/15-12 Proposed Revisions to Student Conduct Code Dealing with Sexual Misconduct, Part 6 Approved on 11/5/2014 Policy Adoption
US14/15-13 Proposed Revisions to Student Conduct Code Dealing with Sexual Misconduct, Part 7 Approved on 12/3/2014 Policy Adoption
US14/15-14 Proposed Revisions to Student Conduct Code Dealing with Sexual Misconduct, Part 8 Approved on 12/3/2014 Policy Adoption
US14/15-15a Proposed Revisions to Student Conduct Code Dealing with Sexual Misconduct, Part 9a Approved on 12/3/2014 Policy Adoption
US14/15-15b Proposed Revisions to Student Conduct Code Dealing with Sexual Misconduct, Part 9b Approved on 12/3/2014 Policy Adoption
US14/15-16 Amendment to Legislation US13/14-19, Open Committee Meetings Notice Given Legislation
US14/15-17 Strengthening the UO Board of Trustees’ Connection with the University Community Notice Given Resolution
US14/15-18 Senate Support to Uphold and Implement a Confidential Ombuds Program and Office Approved on 1/14/2015 Resolution
US14/15-19 Committee on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Approved on 12/3/2014 Legislation
US14/15-20 Opposition to Efforts by Academic Affairs to Dilute and Degrade Academic Standards in the Event of a Graduate Teaching Fellows Strike Approved on 11/19/2014 Legislation
US14/15-21 Curriculum Report, Fall Term 2014 Approved on 12/3/2014 Legislation
US14/15-22 New Program Approval, M.S. Sports Product Management Approved on 12/3/2014 Legislation
US14/15-23 Legislation to Establish an Academic Integrity Task Force from Existing Senate Committees Approved on 12/3/2014 Resolution
US14/15-24 Approval of Membership for the Senate Equity, Inclusion and Diversity AAG (Administrative Advisory Group) Approved on 1/21/2015 Legislation
US14/15-25 Resolution Affirming the University of Oregon Constitution Approved on 12/10/2014 Resolution
US14/15-26 Legislation to Investigate Grading Irregularities Approved on 12/10/2014 Legislation
US14/15-27 Legislation to Investigate Alleged Disciplinary Procedures Approved on 12/10/2014 Legislation
US14/15-28 Repeal and Adoption of Faculty Records Rules Approved on 1/14/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-29 Repeal and Adoption of Student Records Rules Approved on 1/14/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-30 Resolution to Create and Make Accessible More Gender­-Inclusive Restrooms on the University of Oregon Campus Approved on 2/11/2015 Resolution
US14/15-31 Repeal of Two Duplicative Policies on Post-Tenure Review Approved on 1/21/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-32 Adoption of amended Policy 340 on Relationship with State Government (OAR 580-022-0020) Approved on 1/21/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-33 Adoption and Amendment of 21 Due Process Termination and Resignation Policies Approved on 1/21/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-34 Repeal and Adoption of Two Policies on Academic Calendar Approved on 1/21/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-35 Repeal of Duplicative Policy 337 on Academic Freedom (OAR 580-022-0005) Approved on 1/21/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-36 Repeal of Duplicative Policy 338 on Public Activities (OAR 580-022-0010) Approved on 1/21/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-37 Adoption of amended Policy 339 on Candidates for Public Office (OAR 580-022-0015) Approved on 1/21/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-38 Repeal of Duplicative Policies 515 and 628 on Honorary Degrees (Board Policy and IMD) Approved on 1/21/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-39 Category Adjustment to Senate Motions previously denominated as “Legislation” Approved on 1/21/2015 Resolution
US14/15-40 To Promote Representative Attendance at Senate Meetings Approved 11/11/2015 Legislation (Change of Senate Bylaw)
US14/15-41 Endorsement of Thirteen Policies and Formation of a Workgroup on Grievance Procedures Approved on 1/28/15 Policy Adoption
US14/15-42 Establishment of a Student-Centered Workgroup to Consider Policies 36-41 (Student Grievance Policies) Approved on 1/28/15 Legislation
US14/15-43 Legislation to Establish a Workgroup on Admissions Approved on 1/28/15 Legislation
US14/15-44 Legislation to Refer Discrimination Policies to the Senate Committee on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Approved on 1/28/15 Legislation
US14/15-45 Establishment of a Senate Workgroup on Curriculum and Program Matters Approved on 1/28/15 Legislation
US14/15-46 Legislation to Refer Athletic Policies to the Intercollegiate Athletics Committee Approved on 1/28/15 Legislation
US14/15-47 Legislation to Establish a Workgroup on Employment Matters Approved on 1/28/15 Legislation
US14/15-48 Ad hoc Committee to Investigate the Role and Function of the Faculty Advisory Council (FAC) Approved on 03/04/15 Legislation
US14/15-49 Temporary Exemption of the Faculty Advisory Council from the Provisions of US13/14-19, "Open Committee Meetings" Approved on 03/04/15 Legislation
US14/15-50 Revision of the University’s “Policy on Policies” Approved on 2/11/2015 Policy Adoption
US14/15-51 Curriculum Report, Winter Term 2015 Approved on 03/11/15 Legislation
US14/15-52 ASUO-Athletics Ticket Agreement Approved on 03/11/15 Resolution
US14/15-53 Repeal of Original University "Policy on Policies" Approved on 03/04/15 Legislation
US14/15-54 Minor Revision to Section 5.3 of the New University "Policy on Policies" Approved on 03/04/15 Legislation
US14/15-55 Not in Our Name: The UO Senate Rejects UO’s Response to the Lawsuit from the Student Survivor of Alleged Rape [SUSPENSION OF RULES, 03/04/15] Approved on 03/04/15 Resolution
US14/15-56 Specifications for Respect and Community Values Committee (Senate Standing Committee) Approved on 03/11/15 Legislation
US14/15-57 Specifications for Ombuds Administrative Advisory Group (Ombuds AAG) Approved on 03/11/15 Legislation
US14/15-58 Employee Morale-Building Event Expenditures Approved on 03/11/15 Policy Adoption
US14/15-59 Timeline for Administration's Response to Recommendations Concerning Sexual Violence [SUSPENSION OF RULES, 03/11/15] Approved on 03/11/15 Legislation
US14/15-60 Return Therapy Records and Clarify and Strengthen Privacy and Confidentiality Guarantees for Clients of all Mental Health Clinics at the University [SUSPENSION OF RULES, 03/11/15] Approved on 03/11/15 Resolution
US14/15-61 UO Faculty to Nominate UO Faculty Trustee [SUSPENSION OF RULES, 03/11/15] Approved on 03/11/15 Legislation
US14/15-62 Policy on Confidential Records Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-63 Policy on Faculty, Staff, Student Romantic/Sexual Relationships Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-64 Policy on Mandatory/Required/Responsible Reporting Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-65 Delivery of the M.S. Program in Historic Preservation to a New Location Approved on 05/13/15 Policy Adoption
US14/15-66 Hiring of Academic Executive Administrators Postponed until 01/13/16 Policy Adoption
US14/15-67 Review of Academic Executive Administrators Postponed until 01/13/16 Policy Adoption
US14/15-68 The UO Senate will decide on the addition or subtraction of intercollegiate athletics sports Postponed until May 27 Legislation
US14/15-69 Change in the Bylaws to Provide for Election of the Senate President at the end of spring quarter Notice Given Legislation
US14/15-70 Adoption of Policy on Financial Conflict of Interest in Research (Bonine # 774) Approved on 04/15/15 Policy Adoption
US14/15-71 Adoption of Policy on Conferral of Posthumous Degrees (Bonine #724) Approved on 04/15/15 Policy Adoption
US14/15-72 Adoption of Policy on Classified Research (Bonine #773) Approved on 04/15/15 Policy Adoption
US14/15-73 Adoption of Policy on Student Petition Processes (Bonine #37) Postponed until May 13 Policy Adoption
US14/15-74 Adoption of Policy on Student Financial Aid Appeals Procedures (Bonine #41) Postponed until May 13 Policy Adoption
US14/15-75 Adoption of OAR 580-010-0001 (Bonine #183) Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-76 Adoption of OAR 580-010-0003 (Bonine #184) Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-77 Replace Racist Names and Acknowledge Racist History at UO Notice Given Resolution
US14/15-78 Curriculum & Program Matters policy changes Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-79 Student Grievance workgroup policy changes Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-80 Adoption of Discrimination Policies (Bonine #s 228, 229, 231, 232, 233, 234, 237, 241, 242) Approved on 05/13/15 Policy Adoption
US14/15-81 Adoption of Policy on Proprietary Research (Bonine #777) Approved on 05/13/15 Policy Adoption
US14/15-82 Repeal of Policy on Textbooks and Curricular Materials (Bonine #243) Approved on 05/20/15 Policy Repeal
US14/15-83 Repeal of OSBHE Policy on Instructional Categories of "Liberal Arts, Professional, Pre-Profession, & Technical Education" (Bonine #499) Approved on 05/13/15 Policy Repeal
US14/15-84 Adoption of Policies on Conditions of Service and Academic Freedom (Bonine #s 270, 271, 275, 278, 288, 289, 290, 293, 295, 296, 297, 299, 301, 349) Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-85 Revision and Adoption of Employment Policies (Bonine #s 268, 269, 272, 274, 276, 277, 279, 280, 281) Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-86 Motion to Amend Policy on Faculty-Student Engagement in UO Courses Approved on 05/20/15 Policy Adoption
US14/15-87 Curriculum Report, Spring Term 2015 Approved on 5/27/15 Legislation
US14/15-88 Revision and Adoption of Appointment Policies (Bonine #284, 294) Approved on 5/27/15 Policy Adoption
US14/15-89 Adoption of Policies Related to Employment Matters (Bonine #s 42,44) Notice Given Policy Adoption
US14/15-90 Commitee to Consider Historical Markers to Acknowledge Diverse History at UO Approved on 5/27/15 Resolution
US14/15-91 COIA Request for Member Senate Vote on Possible Presidential Commission Approved on 5/27/15 Resolution
US14/15-92 Regarding Negotiations on Recent Senate Legislation Approved on 06/03/15 Resolution
US14/15-93 Repeal of Policy on Academic Procedure and Credit (Bonine #495) Approved on 05/20/15 Policy Repeal
US14/15-94 Repeal of Policy on Guidelines for Foreign Study Programs (Bonine #503) Approved on 05/20/15 Policy Repeal
US14/15-95 Repeal of Policy on Accreditation Reports (Bonine #632) Approved on 05/20/15 Policy Repeal
US14/15-96 Approval of New Program, M.Ed. in Prevention Science and Health Promotion (PSHP) Approved on 5/27/15 Legislation
US14/15-97 Approval of New Program: M.S. in Prevention Science and Health Promotion (PSHP) Approved on 5/27/15 Legislation
US14/15-98 Approval of New Program: Ph.D. in Prevention Science and Health Promotion (PSHP) Approved on 5/27/15 Legislation
US14/15-99 Change of the Name of the Committee for LGBTQI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender[ed], Questioning, and Intersex[ed]) Concerns Approved on 06/03/15 Legislation
US14/15-100 Announcement and Confirmation of Spring 2015 Committee Appointments Approved on 06/03/15 Legislation
US14/15-101 Repeal of Class Size Policy (Bonine #500) Approved on 06/03/15 Legislation
US14/15-102 Amendment of Inherited State Board Computing Priorities Policy Approved on 06/03/15 Legislation
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