ARTICLE I. PURPOSES AND POWERS

Section 1. The University Senate of Georgia State University, having been created by direction of the University faculty to act by and for that body, is endowed with all the legislative powers and authority of the University faculty except for those powers specifically reserved by that body to itself provided that the University faculty may amend or repeal any general policy decisions adopted by the University Senate.

Section 2. The University Senate shall exercise legislative functions dealing with the general educational policy of the University and perform all of the functions set forth in Article VI, Section 2, of the Statutes of Georgia State University.

Section 3. These Bylaws and all amendments shall constitute the rules and regulations governing the conduct and procedure of the Senate of Georgia State University in the performance of those duties authorized and empowered by the Statutes of the University and Policies of the Board of Regents, University System of Georgia.


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