Legislation

2017 - 2018

B. 1 – A Bill to Establish Electronic Voting

B. 2 – A Bill to Establish the Graduate Veteran of the Year Award and the Excellence in Graduate Education Awards

B. 3 – A Bill to Establish a College Ombudsman Service

B. 4 – A Bill to Fund Equipment for the Graduate Research Colloquium

B. 5 – A Bill to Authorize the Purchase of Meals from the Pack Shack of Northwest Arkansas

B. 6 – A Bill to Authorize the Funding for Symposium on Human Trafficking in Conjunction with the American Constitution Society

B. 7 – A Bill to Authorize the Funding of Materials for the 2018 Research Colloquium

B. 8 – A Bill to Authorize the Funding of Conference Rooms and Equipment for the 2018 NAGPS National Conference

B. 9 – A Bill to Authorize the Funding of Materials for the 2018 Field Day

R. 1 – A Resolution to Approve the 2017 – 2018 Budget

R. 2 – A Resolution to Submit a Bid to Host the 2018 National NAGPS Conference

R. 5 – A Resolution in Opposition to the Elimination of Educational Tax Incentives

R. 6 – A Resolution in Support of Graduate Student In-State Tuition Equity

R. 7 – A Resolution in Support of March for our Lives and an End to Gun Violence

J.R. 1 – The Old Main Oath Enshrinement Act

J.R. 2 – Arkansas Union Food Court Expansion Act

J.R. 3 – A Joint Resolution of The University of Arkansas Supporting the United Nations HeForShe Initiative

J.R. 4 – A Resolution in Opposition to the Elimination of Educational Tax Incentives

S.A. 1 – GPSC Constitution

OFA Standing Rules Markup (2017 – 2018)

2016 - 2017

B. 1 – A Bill to Authorize Funding to the Fulbright Project for Studio Equipment

B. 2 – A Bill to Fund Sexual Assault Prevention and Recovery

B. 4 – A Bill to Affirm GSC Election Processes as they are Written in the ASG Constitution and Code

B. 5 – A Bill to Authorize a Donation to the Jane B Gearhart Full Circle Food Pantry

B. 6 – A Bill to Authorize the Purchase of Meals from the Pack Shack of Northwest Arkansas

B. 7 – A Bill to Improve the Union Lactation Room for New Mothers at the University of Arkansas

R. 1 – Resolution Against Symbols of Divisiveness at the Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Rally

R. 3 – A Resolution to Commend Dr. Ashok Saxena for His Service as Provost and Thank Him for His Support of Graduate and Professional Students

R. 4 – A Resolution to Welcome Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Jim Coleman to the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

R. 5 – A Resolution to Promote Awareness of Veterans’ Educational Issues

R. 6 – A Resolution to Advance the Creation of an Independent Graduate-Professional Student Government

R. 7 – A Resolution to Support Faculty, Staff, and Employees at the University of Arkansas

R. 8 – A Resolution to Affirm GSC Election Processes as They are Written in the ASG Constitution and Code

R. 9 – A Resolution Rejecting Preconditions Before Independence Negotiations

J.B. 4 – An Act to Support the Chancellor’s Guiding Priorities by Creating the Associated Students Constitution

J.B. 4 Appendix I – Associated Students Constitution

J.B. 4 Appendix II – Organizing Documents Guide

J.B. 4 Appendix III – Budget Breakdown

J.B. 4 Appendix IV – Transition Timeline

J.B. 5 – Bill to Amend ASG Constitution to Create a Permanent Senate Seat for International Students

J.B. 8 – Restore Rights to Students Act of 2017

J.B. 9 – An Act to Create the Associated Students Supreme Constitution and the Graduate-Professional Student Congress

J.B. 9 Appendix I – University of Arkansas Associated Students Supreme Constitution

J.R. – The Pangburn Safety Awareness Act of 2016

J.R. 2 – Resolution to Request University of Arkansas Graduate Council and Faculty Senate Support in Establishing a Life Event and Medical Leave for University-Funded Students

J.R. 3 – A Joint Resolution Supporting the Investigation, Implementation, and Creation of Open Educational Resources at the University of Arkansas

J.R. 4 – A Joint Resolution to Reaffirm ASG’s Commitment to an On-Campus Early Voting Center

J.R. – The Campaign Reformation Act of 2016 – 2017

J.R. 8 – Campus Sexual Violence Survey Act

J.R. 11 – A Resolution to Support the Creation of a Campus-Wide Lactation Room Policy for the University of Arkansas

OFA Standing Rules Markup (2016 – 2017)

2015 - 2016

B. 1 – A Bill to Adopt Standing Rules for the 2015 – 2016 Year

B. 2 – A Bill to Support a Campus Event to Raise Awareness of Arkansas Interim Study Proposal 2015-139 on the Impact of Student Debt in Arkansas

B. 3 – A Bill to Amend the GSC’s Standing Rules

B. 5 – A Bill to Establish a System of Accountability

B. 6 – A Bill to Stop the Standing Rules of the Graduate Student Congress from Expiring Between Terms

B. 7 – A Bill to Establish the Annual Graduate Student Congress Awards

B. 8 – A Bill to Authorize Funding to Send a Delegation to the NAGPS Regional Conference 2016

B. 9 – A Bill to Establish the Graduate Student Congress Conference Registration Awards

B. 10 – A Bill to Amend the GSC’s Standing Rules to Encourage Volunteerism

B. 11 – A Bill to Authorize Funding to Host the NAGPS National Leadership Summit

R. 1 – A Resolution in Support of Fayetteville’s Uniform Civil Rights Protection Ordinance

R. 2 – A Resolution to Encourage Graduate and Professional Students to Exercise Their Right to Vote

R. 3 – A Resolution to Adopt the GSC Budget for the 2015 – 2016 Year

R. 4 – A Resolution in Support of Arkansas Interim Study Proposal 2015-139 on the Impact of Student Debt in Arkansas

R. 4 Appendix A – Interim Study Proposal 2015-139

R. 5 – A Resolution to Request University Support for and Establishment of a Graduate Research and Enrollment Incentive Program for Out-of-State Graduate Students

R. 6 – A Resolution in Support of Tuition and Fee Transparency for Dual-Degree Seeking Graduate and Professional Students

R. 7 – A Resolution to Commend Dr. Daniel E. Ferritor for His Service as Interim Chancellor and Thank Him for His Support of Graduate and Professional Students

R. 8 – A Resolution to Welcome Chancellor Joseph E. Steinmetz to the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

R. 9 – A Resolution to Request Support for a Graduate Veterans’ Tuition Fellowship

R. 10 – Resolution to Request University of Arkansas Support in Establishing a Life Event and Medical Leave for Graduate Assistants

J.B. 2 – Executive Committee Equal Representation Act of 2015

J.B. 3 – The Adoption of the Old Main Oath Act of 2015

J.B. 4 – The ASG Presidential Empowerment Act of 2015

J.B. 5 – Transfer of Law School From Senate to Graduate Student Congress Act of 2015

J.B. 6 – The Legislative Diversity Act of 2016

J.B. 7 – The Election Reform Act of 2016

J.B. 8 – The Voter Information Act of 2016

J.R. 1 – A Resolution in Support of the Student Statement on the Right to Research

J.R. 2 – Resolution to Recognize Student Veterans and Raise Awareness for Their Concerns

J.R. 3 – Joint Resolution to Recognize Student Parents and Raise Awareness for Their Concerns

J.R. 4 – A Resolution to Give Student Parents Priority Registration

J.R. 5 – A Resolution to Support an Early Voting Polling Station on Campus

J.R. 9 – A Resolution to Support the Creation of a Student Life Issue Survey

Committee List (2015 – 2016)

OFA Standing Rules Markup (for 2016-2017)