1978-1979 Legislative Calendar

Item # Submitted By Date Action Date Title / Content
FA 78-23 Cherrill Heaton 5/24/78 First Reading
Second Reading
Passed
06/01/78
07/06/78
07/06/78
Proposed bylaws amendment, to correct an inconsistency. Article VIII, Section 4, lines 16-19
FA 78-24
FA 78-25
Faculty Association 05/24/78 Amendment by
Bill Merwin
Passed
06/01/78

06/01/78
A Resolution commending Steve Shapiro, Association President 1976-78, Dennis Holt, Association Vice President 1976-78, and Cherril Heaton, Association Secretary 1976-78
FA 78-26 Steven Shapiro 06/27/78 Withdrawn 07/06/78 Suggested changes in the SUSFSC bylaws
FA 78-27 Cherrill Heaton 06/27/78 Amendment passed 07/06/78 A Resolution that Faculty Affairs Committee study current summer quarter
FA 78-28 Cherrill Heaton 07/12/78 First Reading
Second Reading
McAshan's Motion
Diallowed
Passed
07/20/78
08/03/78
08/17/78

08/17/78
A bylaw amendment regarding a quorum for the Summer Quarter for FA meetings
FA 78-29 Cherrill Heaton 07/12/78 Motion to refer to
Academic
Standards Comm.
Motion Passed
Resubmitted as
FA79-11
07/20/78


07/20/78
03/27/79
Proposal for credit-no credit course option (Resubmitted as FA79-11)
FA 78-30 Cherrill Heaton 07/12/78 Passed unanimously 07/20/78 A resolution requesting that financial assistance be restored for SUSFSC activities
FA 78-31 Academic Programs 07/12/78 Approved 10/05/78 Proposal from the Department of Mathematical Science to add new courses
FA 78-32 Academic Programs 09/20/78 Approved 10/05/78 Proposal by the Department of Psychology to develop a new program and add new courses
FA 78-33 Academic Programs 09/20/78 Approved 10/05/78 Proposal from the Department of Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate to change the curriculum
FA 78-34 Academic Programs 09/20/78 Approved 10/05/78 Proposal by the Department of Fine Arts to add a photography emphasis or concentration and to add new courses.
FA 78-35 Academic Programs 09/20/78 Approved 10/05/78 Proposal from the Department of Language and Literature to add new courses
FA 78-36 Academic Programs 09/20/78 Approved 10/05/78 Proposal from Department of History to make curriculum changes
FA 78-37 Rules and Appeals 10/10/78 First Reading
Second Reading
Passed
10/19/78
11/02/78
12/02/78
Bylaws amendment. Article IV, Section 3. Change last two lines pertaining to President's service to Rules and Appeals Committee and Faculty Affairs Committee
FA 78-38 Faculty Affairs 10/11/78 Temporarily
 Withdrawn
 Resubmitted
 Huebner Motion
 Passed
 Leeson Amendment
 Passed
 Van Horn motion
 died
 Lund Amendment
passed
 Scheirer Amendement
Failed
 Smith Amendment
passed
 P& T Guidelines as
 Amended
 Passed
10/19/78

11/09/78
11/16/78

11/30/78

11/30/78

11/30/78

11/30/78

11/30/78

11/30/78
Proposed new promotion and tenure policies, responsibilities, criteria, personnel action procedures and eligibility standards
FA 78-39 Rules and Appeals 11/02/78 First Reading
Second Reading
Passed
11/16/78
12/07/78
12/07/78
A bylaws amendment to take care of situations in which no candidate for a vacancy receives a majority of the votes cast
FA 78-40 Rules and Appeals 11/02/78 Motion to Table Filled
Leeson Amendment
passed
Grimes Amendment
passed
Motion to Refer to R&A
Comm. Failed
FA 78-40 as amended
passed
11/16/78
11/16/78

11/16/78

11/16/78

11/16/78
Sabbatical procedures and guidelines in response to FA78-11
FA 78-41 Cherril Heaton 11/29/78 Passed 12/07/78 Guidelines for the selection of a Sabbatical Selection Committee, to be used in 1978-79 and subsequent years
FA 78-42 Academic Programs 11/29/78 Approved 12/07/78 Proposal from Division of Studies in Education for New Course
FA 78-43 Academic Programs 11/29/78 Approved 12/07/78 Proposal from Department of Language and Literature for a new academic major leading to the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Communications
FA 78-44 Academic Programs 11/29/78 Approved 12/07/78 Proposal form the Division of Nursing to delete several courses
FA 79-01 Rules and Appeals 11/29/78 Amendment Passed
Original Resolution
Passed as Amended
01/04/79
01/04/79
A Resolution regarding release time and sabbatical leave
FA 79-02 Faculty Affairs 01/15/79 Passed unanimously 01/15/79 A resolution concerning a distinguished professor award
FA 79-03 Rules and Appeals 01/25/79 First Reading
Second Reading
Passed
02/01/79
03/08/79
03/08/79
Bylaws amendment regarding quorum for standing committees
FA 79-04 John Leeson 01/25/79 First Reading
Second Reading
Passed
02/01/79
03/08/79
03/08/79
Bylaws amendment regarding proxy votes
FA 79-05 Rules and Appeals 01/25/79 First Reading
Second Reading
Passed
02/01/79
03/08/79
03/08/79
Bylaws amendment regarding term of office for Faculty Association Officers.
FA 79-06 Rules and Appeals 01/25/79 First Reading
Second Reading
Passed
02/01/79
03/08/79
03/08/79
Bylaws amendment regarding secretary's duties
FA 79-07 Rules and Appeals 01/25/79 Resolution Failed 01/25/79 A resolution regarding the Faculty Association ballots
FA 79-08 Faculty Affairs 02/07/79 Failed 07/08/79 Proposes UNF Constitution amendment Providing for elected departmental chairpersons in response to FA 78-08
FA 79-09 Cherrill Heaton 02/19/79 Passed 02/19/79 A Resolution regarding the Faculty Advisory Forum
FA 79-10 Cherrill Heaton 03/20/79 First Reading
Second Reading
Passed
04/05/79
04/19/79
04/19/79
A bylaws amendment prohibiting candidates for promotion and / or tenure from serving on the Promotion and Tenure Committee
FA 79-11  Academic Standards 03/27/79 Motion to table passed 04/05/79 A provision for courses to be offered wholly on a satisfactory-unsatisfactory grading basis
FA 79-12 Academic Standards 03/27/79 Passed 04/05/79 A Resolution regarding the use of the grade "I"
FA 79-13 Academic Standards 03/27/79 Approved 04/05/79 Change of Withdrawal date for short courses
FA 79-14 Academic Programs 03/28/79 Approved 04/05/79 Proposal from the Department of Mathematical Sciences
FA 79-15 Academic Programs 03/28/79 Approved 04/05/79 Proposal from the Department of Management, Marketing, and Business Law for a new course
FA 79-16 Academic Programs 03/28/79 Approved 04/05/79 Proposal from the Division of Technology from three new courses
FA 79-17 Academic Programs 03/28/79 Approved 04/05/79 Proposal from the College of Arts and Sciences for Internat'l Studies programs
FA 79-18 Academic Programs 09/07/79 WITHDRAWN
(Same as FA 78-36)
05/03/79 Proposal from Department of History to change curriculum
FA 79-19 Academic Programs 04/04/79 Approved 05/03/79 Proposal from new course from the Department of Health and Physical Education
FA 79-20 Academic Programs 04/04/79 Approved 05/03/79 Proposal from Division of Nursing to delete several courses from curriculum  
FA 79-21 Academic Programs 04/12/79 Approved 05/03/79 Proposal from Department of Language and Literature for four new courses
FA 79-22 Academic Programs 04/12/79 WITHDRAWN 05/03/79 Proposal from the Department of Mathematical Science for new degree
FA 79-23 Academic Programs 04/17/79 Approved 05/03/79 Proposal from the Department of History for joint Masters Degree with UF
FA 79-24 Academic Programs 04/17/79 Approved 05/03/79 Proposal from the Department of Nursing to make various changes
FA 79-25 John Leeson 05/10/79 Passed 05/17/79 A Resolution providing for continuity in the Association presidency over the summer quarter
FA 79-26 Cherrill Heaton 05/07/79 Passed 05/17/79 Proposed Budget for Faculty Association 1979-1980
FA 79-27 Cherrill Heaton 05/09/79 First Reading
Passed
05/17/79
06/07/79
A bylaws amendment designed to enable Faculty Association activity during the summer quarter
FA 79-28  Budget and Legislative Information Committee 05/08/79 Tabled 06/07/79 A Resolution regarding the use of travel money
FA 79-29 John Leeson 05/07/79 First Reading
Passed
05/17/79
06/07/79
A bylaws amendment regarding Association meeting once a month
FA 79-30 Charles Charles 05/11/79 FAILED 05/17/79 A motion regarding voting procedures on the Distinguished professor Award
FA 79-31 Charles Charles 05/11/79 Withdrawn 06/07/79 A motion regarding continuance/ discontinuance of the Venture Studies Programs

The Analysis for Legislative Calendar for 1978-1979

Category Number
Total Number of Agenda Items 52
Total Number of Agenda Items Approved 42
Total Number of Agenda Items Returned, Disapproved, Disallowed, Withdrawn, or Failed 9
Total Number of Agenda Items Returned/Suspended/Forwarded to Committee 1