The purpose of the By-Laws Committee shall be to:
  1. Keep the Staff Senate By-Laws up to date;
  2. Keep the records of the By-Laws;
  3. Review and consider any proposed changes, and to take suitable change proposals to the Staff Senate after due consideration and timely announcements;
  4. Ensure that copies of the By-Laws are readily available to all members of the University community as well as the general public; and
  5. Audit the By-Laws every three (3) years (done during the election cycle of the Staff Representative to the Board of Trustees election), composed of a subset of the By-Laws Committee, the Staff Senate Office Coordinator and the Parliamentarian.

Meeting Time / Location

By-Laws Committee meetings are scheduled the 2nd Thursday of each month at 11:15 a.m. in the Keeneland Room of the W.T. Young Library. 


  • Carl Harper Chair
  • Nancy Taylor, Secretary
  • Tom Collins
  • Diana Doggett
  • NIke Garlin
  • LeeAnnHelton


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