Constitution

The overall governing document of your Union. It sets out the purpose of your Union, its rules and regulations and its basic operating procedure.

Table of Contents

Name, Objects and Powers

This section describes the organisation, its purpose, the activities it can engage in and the boundaries of its work. It describes what happens if the organisation was to be dissolved and how the constitution can be amended.

Membership

This section describes who the members of the students’ union are.

Referenda

This section describes how referendum may be called.

General Meetings

This section described how general meetings are called and what business will take place within them.

Trustees

This section describes who the trustees are, how they are appointed, how they can be removed and their powers.

The Overall Executive Committee

This section describes who the Overall Executive Committee are, how they are appointed, how they can be removed and their powers.

Proceedings of the Trustees

This section lays out how trustee meetings will be called and run and how trustees can make decisions.

Student Council

This section deals with the powers and responsibilities of Student Council.

General

This section deals with miscellaneous questions and a table of definitions and interpretations.

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