16.07—Student Advocacy Committee

 

16.07

There shall be a Student Advocacy Committee which shall endeavour to ensure support for and involvement of Student Members of the Corporation on actions and issues that are authorized by the Board, and which shall undertake such further duties as the Board may authorize.

 

16.07.01

The Student Advocacy Committee shall consist of:   

 

 

16.07.01.1

a Chair, to be selected by an Election pursuant to Article 9 hereof, to serve at the will of the Board and be entitled to vote at all meetings thereof; 

 

 

                

16.07.01.1.1

The Chair of the Student Advocacy Committee shall:

       

16.07.01.1.2

assume the position of Chair of the Student Advocacy Committee immediately upon the expiration of the term of the incumbent Chair of the Student Advocacy Committee or upon the position of Chair of the Student Advocacy Committee being or becoming vacant, whichever shall earlier occur; 

 

 

   

16.07.01.1.3

hold the position of Chair of the Student Advocacy Committee for FOUR (4) years from the date of assumption of such position, PROVIDED THAT such position shall be automatically vacated:

         

16.07.01.1.3.1

if the holder of such positions has resigned from either such position by delivering a written resignation to the Secretary of the Corporation;

         

16.07.01.1.3.2

if the holder of such positions is found by a Court of competent jurisdiction to be of unsound mind;

         

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if the holder of such positions becomes bankrupt or suspends payment or compounds with his or her creditors; or

         

16.07.01.1.3.4

upon death of the holder of such positions,

PROVIDED FURTHER THAT if any vacancy shall occur for any reason in this subparagraph contained, the Board may by majority vote appoint another Member to fill the vacancy so created, with such appointment expiring upon the expiration of the remainder of the term of the former holder of such positions so vacated; and

   

16.07.01.2

other members appointed by the Chair, such members to hold membership in the Committee at the will of the Chair and of the Board.

 

16.07.02

All members of the Student Advocacy Committee must be Members of the Corporation.