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Student Body Laws of the University of Florida Student Senate

 Series
Identifier: Series 014

Scope and Content

This is an ongoing series.

Forms part of the Student Government Legislative Archives as codified in Chapter 300.4/A of the Constitution and statutes of the University of Florida Student Body which states "All laws and by-laws shall be entitled Student Body Laws and be designated by the last two digits of the calendar year followed by a hyphen and the chronological order of the enactment, beginning with '100'. For example, Student Body Law 70-138 would be the 39th law enacted during the calendar year 1970."

Series 14 contains the laws and by-laws approved by the Student Senate and its predecessor, the Legislative Council. Student Body laws include all enactment except resolutions, proclamations, authorizations, and constitutional amendments. Such enactment would include, among other things, approvals of student organization constitutions and budgets, amendments to Senate rules and procedures, line item transfers, and expenditure approvals.

Dates

  • 1967-2019

Creator

Access

University Archives collections are available for research. Portions of the collections may be restricted due to the requirements of applicable state and federal laws, including but not limited to FERPA and HIPAA, and in accordance with best practices as defined by the Society of American Archivists.

Extent

7.1 Linear feet (9 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Laws and by-laws approved by the Student Senate and its predecessor, the Legislative Council.

Physical Location

University of Florida Smathers Library Building.

Title
A Guide to the Student Body Laws of the University of Florida Student Senate
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Dept. Staff
Date
June 2006 (Updated November 2020)
Description rules
Finding Aid Prepared Using Dacs
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository

Contact:
George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America
352-273-2755