SECRETARY’S REPORT
April 15, 2013


VII.
STATUS OF LEGISLATION APPROVED BY THE FACULTY COUNCIL OR THE GENERAL FACULTY.

A.
ITEMS COMPLETED SINCE THE LAST REPORT.

D 10225

Report of the Committee to Nominate Faculty Members for Appointment to the University of Texas Police Oversight Committee. Posted on the Faculty Council website on March 7, 2013. The Faculty Council approved the nominee panel at its meeting on March 18, 2013. On March 27, 2013, The Office of the General Faculty sent a letter to President Powers requesting an appointment to the UT Police Oversight Committee. On March 27, 2013, President Powers appointed Dr. Penelope Davis (associate professor, art and art history).

D 10226

Report of the Committee to Nominate Voting Faculty Members to the Undergraduate Studies Advisory Committee. Posted on the Faculty Council website on March 7, 2013. On March 18, 2013, the Faculty Council Professors William Beckner (mathematics) and Coleman Hutchison (English) to the Undergraduate Studies Advisory committee to serve three-year terms of service beginning September 1, 2013 and ending August 31, 2016.

D 10230

Resolution in Support of Domestic Partner Benefits. Posted on the Faculty Council website on March 7, 2013. On March 18, 2013, the Faculty Council endorsed the resolution. On March 20, 2013, the resolution was transmitted to President Powers for his information. On April 4, 2013, President Powers acknowledged receipt of the resolution, thanking the Council for its action. No further action is required.