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Meeting Minutes
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ASSOCIATED STUDENTS
SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY

JUDICIAL AFFAIRS COUNCIL MINUTES

Monday, October 24, 2016 – 8:30 AM
Council Chambers • Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union

I. CALL TO ORDER

Jordan Maharaj called the meeting to order at 8:38 AM in Council Chambers at the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union.

II. ROLL CALL

  1. Voting Members Present: Jordan Maharaj, Abel Mercado, Farris Nabulsi, Erin Gonzalez, Kim Alli, Nicolai Mlodinow, Brie Hornig.
  2. Voting Members Absent: None.
  3. Non-Voting Members Present: Jennifer Esquivel-Parker.
  4. Non-Voting Members Absent: Lee Mintz.
  5. Visitors Present: Russel Parris.

III. MODIFICATION OF AGENDA:

It was moved and seconded to approve the agenda for today’s meeting.
MLODINOW/HORNIG
CARRIED, (6-0-0)

IV. APPROVAL OF PREVIOUS MINUTES

It was moved and seconded to approve the previous minutes.
ALLI/MERCADO
CARRIED, (6-0-0) 

V. PUBLIC COMMENT

None.

VI. CHAIR’S REPORT:

Elections Coordinator position should posted by Wednesday.

VII. INFORMATION:

  1. Attendance: The attendance was reviewed. Retreat attendance was updated. Nicolai is putting together a warning email for those who are close to the threshold. Jordan is reaching out to Alex Shapiro regarding his Board of Directors attendance. 
  2. Elections Code: Proposed changes to the Elections Code were discussed. 
  3. Changes to the Structure Process: Ideas about the changes to structure process were discussed.

VIII. ACTION:

  1. The request failed because it was not turned in by the deadline for non-emergency request.Appointments and Resignations: It was moved and seconded to approve the appointments and resignations memo, as attached.
    MERCADO/MLODINOW

    There was a friendly amendment to add Sarah Bentley as the new College of Arts and Letters representative. There were no objections.

    The appointments and resignations was approved as amended.
    CARRIED, (6-0-0)
  2. Requests for Excused Absences: It was moved and seconded to approve the request for an excused absence from Linsey Santos for leaving early at the UC meeting on 10/19/16.
    MLODINOW/MERCADO

    It was amended to table the request for an excused absence from Linsey Santos indefinitely. There were no objections to the amendment.

    The request was approved as amended. 
    ALLI/GONZALEZ CARRIED, (6-0-0)

    It was moved and seconded to approve the request for an excused absence from Imahn Moshksar for missing the UC meeting on 10/19/16.
    MERCADO/GONZALEZ
    FAILED, (0-6-0)

    The request failed because it was not turned in by the deadline for non-emergency request.

    It was moved and seconded to approve the request for an excused absence from Brie Hornig for missing the JAC meeting on 10/17/16.
    MERCADO/MLODINOW
    CARRIED, (5-0-1)

    It was moved and seconded to approve the request for an excused absence from Nicolai Mlodinow for missing the JAC meeting on 10/17/16.
    ALLI/MERCADO
    CARRIED, (5-0-1)

    It was moved and seconded to approve the request for an excused absence from Dylan Colliflower for missing the BOD meeting on 10/24/16.
    MERCADO/ALLI
    CARRIED, (6-0-0)

IX. ANNOUNCEMENTS:

None.

X. ADJOURNMENT

It was moved and seconded to adjourn the meeting at 10:02 AM.
NABULSI/GONZALEZ
CARRIED, (6-0-0)


APPROVED BY: Jamie Miller, A.S. President

PREPARED BY: Linh Phan, A.S. Government Secretary