Legislation 2022-2023

Bills:

Bills make amendments to the ASUNM Constitution and Lawbook. The version below will reflect the most recent edition of each bills.  For different versions, please contact asunmvp@unm.edu.

Bill 1F

Changes the definition of Outreach Hours
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Author(s): Vice President K. Pacheco, Sen. R. Romero-Salas
Sponsoring Senator(s): R. Romero-Salas
Editor(s): Vice President K. Pacheco, Sen. R. Romero-Salas
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 2F

Changes the duties of a Senator from holding two (2) weekly Office Hours and twelve (12) semesterly Outreach Hours to one (1) weekly Office Hour, one (1) weekly Outreach Hour, and eight (8) semesterly ASUNM Event Hours.
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Author(s): Vice President K. Pacheco, President I. May, Director of Communications D. Millan, Sen. R. Romero-Salas
Sponsoring Senator(s): R. Romero-Salas, S. Carrillo, P. Torres, M. Chessman
Editor(s): Vice President K. Pacheco, President I. May, Director of Communications D. Millan, Sen. R. Romero-Salas
Status:
Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 3F

Changes Appointments process with President Pro Tempore to align with newly adopted Constitution
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Author(s): President I. May, Sen. R. Romero-Salas
Sponsoring Senator(s): R. Romero-Salas
Editor(s): President I. May, Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Attorney General J. Zinsmeyer
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 4F

Changes the definition of an ASUNM position, hired or elected, in the ASUNM Lawbook
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Author(s): Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt, Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. S. Carrillo, Sen. J. Sanchez
Editor(s): Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt, Attorney General J. Zinsmeyer
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 5F

Prohibits ASUNM Officers from presenting appropriation bills for student organizations that are not ASUNM government organizations
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Author(s): Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt, Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. S. Carrillo
Editor(s): Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt, Attorney General J. Zinsmeyer
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 6F

Adds senatorial duties to Senators exsisting duties. Senators must report to the Vice President or President Pro-Tempore about other non ASUNM government organization affiliations
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Author(s): Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt, Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. S. Carrillo, Sen. J. Sanchez
Editor(s): Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt, Attorney General J. Zinsmeyer
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 7F

Prohibits ASUNM Officers from presenting budgets on behalf of any non-ASUNM government organizations
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Author(s): Sen. M. Chessman
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt
Editor(s): Sen. M. Chessman
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 8F

Changes the parameters for requesting second appropriations to the Finance Code
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Author(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. S. Carrillo
Sponsoring Senator(s):Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. S. Carrillo
Editor(s):Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. S. Carrillo
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 9F

Adds the definitions for 'Student Organization' and 'Balance Forwards' to the Definitions Code
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Author(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. S. Carrillo
Sponsoring Senator(s):Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. S. Carrillo
Editor(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. S. Carrillo
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 10F

Adds the definition for 'Stipend' to the Definitions Code
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Author(s): Sen. S. Wyatt, Sen. M. Chessman
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. S. Wyatt, Sen. M. Chessman
Editor(s): Sen. S. Wyatt, Sen. M. Chessman, Attorney General J. Zinsmeyer
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 11F

Addition of Stipends to Finance Code
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Author(s): Sen. S. Wyatt, Sen. M. Chessman
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. S. Wyatt, Sen. M. Chessman
Editor(s): Sen. S. Wyatt, Sen. M. Chessman, Attorney General J. Zinsmeyer
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 12F

Changes the election of the President Pro-Tempore
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Author(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Editor(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas Sen. M. Chessman
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 13F

Addition of Hiring Code to ASUNM Lawbook
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Author(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman, Director of DEI Bell, President I. May, Vice President K. Pacheco
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman, Sen. S. Wyatt
Editor(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman, Director of DEI Bell, President I. May, Vice President K. Pacheco
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 14F

Changes in hiring procedures in Executive Code
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Author(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman, Vice President K. Pacheco
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Editor(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman, Vice President K. Pacheco
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 15F

Student Services Agencies' positions to be approved by President Pro Tempore & Director of DEI
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Author(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Editor(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 16F

President Pro Tempore to approve all Presidential appointments
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Author(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Editor(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Bill 17F

Defines 'Appointee', 'Interim Hire', & 'Hire'
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Author(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Sponsoring Senator(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Editor(s): Sen. R. Romero-Salas, Sen. M. Chessman
Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to Legal Council

Commendations: 

Commendations are to recognize members of the UNM community on high awards and achievements from ASUNM. The version below will reflect the most recent edition of each commendation.  For different versions, please contact asunmvp@unm.edu.

Condolences:

Condolences are expressions of sympathy from ASUNM.  The version below will reflect the most recent edition of each condolence.  For different versions, please contact asunmvp@unm.edu.

ASUNM mourns the loss of Professor Eric Rombach-Kendall within the UNM community and all spheres he has benefitted, and offers best wishes to family members, colleagues, students, and supporters.
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Author(s): R. Harper
Sponsoring Senator(s): R. Harper, S. Carrillo, S. Quintana
Editor(s): R. Harper
Status: Adopted as Joint Condolence

Resolutions:

Resolutions are the statements of opinion by the ASUNM Senate on behalf of the ASUNM Senate.   The version below will reflect the most recent edition of each resolution.  For different versions, please contact asunmvp@unm.edu.

Appropriations:

Appropriations allocate funds for unexpected costs or one time expenditures to student organizations. The version below will reflect the most recent edition of each appropriation.  For different versions, please contact asunmvp@unm.edu.

Appropriation 1F

Lobo Hockey
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 2F

Radical Feminist Literary Society
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 3F

UNM E-Sports
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 4F

World Affairs Delegation
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 5F

Natural History Collections Club
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 6F

American Institute of Chemical Engineers
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 7F

Iranian Students Association
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 8F

Pre-Dental Society
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 9F

Professional Sales Association
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 10F

Men's Rugby
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 11F

Society of Women Engineers
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 12F

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers at UNM (IEEE)
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 13F

Hispanic Engineering Science Organization
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 15F

Engineers without Borders
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 16F

UNM American Nuclear Society
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 17F

Bengal United Sports Club
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 18F

Catholic Apologetics, Fellowship, and Evangelization (CAFE)
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 19F

Deviate Campus Ministries
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 20F

Powerful Movement of Educated Sisters
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 21F

Asian American Student Association
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Status: Passed Full Senate; Submitted to SGAO

Appropriation 22F

Student Association of Geography & Enviromental Science (SAGES)
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Status: Passed Finance Committee; Submitted to Full Senate

Appropriation 23F

American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME)
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Status: Passed Finance Committee; Submitted to Full Senate

Appropriation 24F

Hindu YUVA
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Status: Passed Finance Committee; Submitted to Full Senate

Appropriation 25F

Lobo Ice Hockey
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Status: Passed Finance Committee; Submitted to Full Senate

Appropriation 26F

Men's Soccer
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Status: Passed Finance Committee; Submitted to Full Senate

Appropriation 27F

Men's Lacrosse
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Status: Passed Finance Committee; Submitted to Full Senate

Fall 2022 Budget Requests:

Budget requests allocate funds for annual expenses. The link below should have the most up to date changes for each organization.  A final budget bill will be posted once all changes have been made.

ASUNM Budget Bill

Fall 2022
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Status: Passed Full Senate

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