Committee: 

Date / Time: 

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 3:15pm to 4:45pm

Location: 

Board Room U-SU 303

Organizational Items

Public Comment

This time is allotted for the public to address the council regarding items not included on the meeting agenda. Speaker cards are available for those wanting to speak on agenda items as listed below. Those comments will be heard as the item is introduced.

Discssion Item

  • Policy 014 - Legislative Committee Code of Procedure: The committee will review the Legislative Affairs and Advocacy Committee Code of Procedure and discuss best implementations.

Action Item

  • The committee will elect the Vice Chair for the Legislative Affairs Committee.

Information Items

  • CSSA 2019 Legislative Training Documents: The committee will be informed about the CSSA 2019 Legislative Training Timeline that include trainings, bill review and lobbying resources.
  • Resolution opposing the 4th Year Math (Quantitative Reasoning) Proposal: The committee will be informed about the 4th year math proposal and discuss a possible resolution.
  • Textbook Affordability: The committee will be informed about how CSU Channel Island was able to get their Communication and Health Department to provide FREE Textbooks for their students.
  • Member(s) Recruitment: The committee will be informed about the search for:
    • Diversity and Inclusion Officer
    • Campus Lobby Corps Officer; Local Lobby Corps Officer; State Lobby Corps Officer

Reports

  • Vice President for External Affairs and Advancement
  • Civic Engagement Officer

Adjournment

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Current Chair

Joceline Rivera Jimenez
Vice President for External Affairs and Advancement
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Last modified on August 30, 2019

Regularly Meets On: 

Every Other Tuesday from 3:15 - 4:45 pm

Standard Location: 

Please check our meeting calendar for the next meeting
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About Committee

The committee reviews, researches and makes recommendations on legislation at the local, state, and national level. Additionally, this body creates a public policy priority list and recommends action to the BOD. The committee creates a plan to manage the ASI Legislative Agenda and coordinates the ASI Lobby Corps efforts.

What is the Legislative Affairs Committee?

The Legislative Affairs Committee's charge is to review, research, and make recommendations on, but not limited to, legislation emanating from the California State Legislature and United States Congress. This is an ASI Internal Committee.

What does the Legislative Affairs Committee do?

It shall be the purpose and function of the Legislative Affairs Committee to:

  • Recommend a list of legislative priorities and recommended action to the BOD for approval by the third regularly scheduled meeting of the year.
  • Create a plan to manage the legislative agenda and other issues deemed appropriate by the committee chair or the BOD.
  • Coordinate all ASI's Lobby Corps efforts.

What is the composition of the Legislative Affairs Committee?

  • ASI Vice President of External Affairs and Advancement (VPEAA)(Chair)
  • ASI President
  • Civic Engagement Officer - Representative-at-Large
  • Diversity and Inclusion Officer - Representative-at-Large
  • Academic Senator
  • Three ASI BOD Representatives
  • Three Lobby Corps Officers to be appointed by the Legislative Affairs and Advocacy Committee
    • Campus Lobby Corps Officer
    • Local Lobby Corps Officer
    • State Lobby Corps Officer
  • Membership is open to five (5) general students
    • Legislative Affairs Committee Student Member
    • Legislative Affairs Committee Student Member
    • Legislative Affairs Committee Student Member
    • Legislative Affairs Committee Student Member
    • Legislative Affairs Committee Student Member
  • ASI Executive Director or professional staff designee (non-voting)
  • University President or designee (non-voting)

Duties and Responsibilities

For more information review: Policy 014 Legislative Affairs & Advocacy Committee Code of Procedure

Last modified on July 22, 2019

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