Article VIII: Ratification of the Faculty Constitution and By-Laws

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Section 1. Initiation of Ratification

This Constitution and By-laws, after approval by a majority of the elected membership of the Faculty Senate, shall be submitted to the faculty at a regular or special election. The Faculty Senate shall provide each member of the faculty with a copy of this Constitution and By-laws at least ten days before the election.

Section 2. Ratification

This Constitution and By-laws shall be considered ratified upon approval by a majority of the members of the faculty and by the Board of Trustees of the University of Southern Indiana.