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VI.
RESOLUTIONS.

D 7785 Resolution on the Brackenridge Tract. Posted on the Faculty Council web site on January 20, 2010, and classified as general legislation. Approved by the Faculty Council at its meeting on January 25, 2010. Transmitted to the president for his information on January 26, 2010. In a letter dated February 2, 2010, President Powers acknowledged receipt of the resolution. No further action is required.

D 7786-7787 Resolution Affirming Ethical Research Standards. Posted on the Faculty Council web site on January 20, 2010, and classified as general legislation. Approved by the Faculty Council at its meeting on January 25, 2010. Transmitted to the president for his information on January 26, 2010. In a letter dated February 2, 2010, President Powers acknowledged receipt of the resolution. No further action is required.

D 7847-7849

Resolution to Raise the Minimum Student Academic Employee Salaries to a Standard Consistent with a Living Wage for Austin, Texas. Posted on the Faculty Council web site on February 9, 2010, and classified as general legislation. Approved by the Faculty Council at its meeting on February 15, 2010. Transmitted to the president on February 16, 2010. President Powers acknowledged receipt of the resolution in a letter dated March 3, 2010, stating

I appreciate the Council’s desire for graduate student compensation to be competitive and to meet or exceed estimates for Austin’s living wage, while not compromising the teaching and research mission of the University.

D 7986 Resolution Affirming the Minimal Standards for Governance Procedures for the Colleges and Schools at The University of Texas at Austin. Posted on the Faculty Council web site on March 29, 2010. Endorsed by the Faculty Council at its meeting held March 22, 2010. An informational copy was transmitted to the president for his comment on March 29, 2010. In a letter dated April 5, 2010, President Powers acknowledged receipt of the resolution.

D 8083 Faculty Council Resolutions on University Budget Issues. Posted on the Faculty Council web site on May 4, 2010. Postponed until the initial meeting of the 2010-11 Faculty Council that is scheduled for September 20, 2010.