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ACS 1.3. Procedure for the Amendment of the Rules.


These policies and procedures may be changed as follows:

(1)  The Senate of Academic Staff must approve any change(s) by an affirmative vote of two-thirds of the membership of the Senate.

(2)  The President shall transmit all modifications to the Chancellor. Once the Chancellor has completed his or her review of the proposed change(s), the Chancellor shall inform the President of his or her concurrence or nonconcurrence with each specific item. Prior to taking action on a change, the Chancellor may request that the President submit a statement of rationale in support of any proposed modifications.

(3)  Once the Chancellor has completed his or her action of the proposed changes, he shall submit the revised rules to the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System. The Board may undertake a review of these changes; any review must be completed within 90 days. If the Board returns as disapproved any portion of the changes, that portion shall be suspended until reconsideration and resubmission has taken place.          

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