Bylaws Section 6. Department ByLaws
6. Department Bylaws
6.1. The Bylaws and amendments to the bylaws shall be reviewed by the College Advisory Council and transmitted to the Dean.
6.2. The Bylaws and amendments to the bylaws shall be published and transmitted to all voting faculty members of the department.
6.3. The voting faculty members of the department shall review the Bylaws regularly at 5-year intervals or as deemed necessary by the Dean, Chairperson, Department Advisory Committee or the voting faculty.
6.4. Amendment Procedures
6.4.1. The department Bylaws may be amended by a majority of the voting faculty by write-in ballot at or following a department meeting at which such an item of business is on the agenda.
6.4.2. Amendments may be initiated by the Chairperson, by the Department Advisory Committee, or by petition of any three members of the voting faculty.
6.4.3. The effective date will be immediately after adoption of amendments to Bylaws.