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Legislative

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The Legislative Branch of ASUCM is made up of 16 senators, 10 at large and two from each of the three schools. The Senate is chaired by the Internal vice president (IVP). The Senate has the power to: Constitute tribunals inferior to the Court; Make rules for the student government and regulations of the established budget; Approve requests of the Associated Students from the Administration; Promote the progress of inspirational endeavors useful in education for the general welfare of the ASUCM; and Enact impeachment proceedings against officers of the legislative and executive bodies of the ASUCM. Officers of the Senate: President pro tempore: presiding officer of the Senate in the absence of the Internal vice president; Sergeant at arms: officer charged with the general safety during Senate meetings; Secretary: officer charged with the duty of maintaining records of the Senate; and Any other Senate officers as deemed necessary by 2/3 majority vote of members present for fair and efficient proceedings. The following standing committees shall be established annually in the Senate: Budget and Finance Chair: Erik Flores Location: ASUCM Office (KL 190) Time: 7:00 to 8:00PM Thursday Academic Affairs Chair: Vacant Location: ASUCM Office (KL 190)  Time: 7:30 to 8:30 pm Monday Student Activities Chair: Lindsey Huizar Location: ASUCM Office (KL 190)  Time: 12:30 to 1:20 pm Wednesday Student Advocacy Chair: Stevan Colin Location: ASUCM Office (KL 190)  Time: 4:00 to 5:00PM Thursday Here are the Senate Leadership Positions for Fall 2017: Senator Pro Tempore: Marissa Martinez Sergeant-at-Arms: Vacant Secretary: Dabueka Ramirez Court Liaison: Christian Montero-Gutierrez ICC Liaison: Vacant