as introduced - 87th Legislature (2011 - 2012) Posted on 03/19/2012 01:56pm
A bill for an act
relating to higher education; requiring that two members of the Board of Regents
be university students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 137.023.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 137.023, is amended to read:
In electing members of the Board of Regents pursuant to article 13, section 3, of the
Constitution of the state of Minnesota, and Territorial Laws 1851, chapter 3, section 5, deleted text beginone
memberdeleted text endnew text beginnew text end of the Board of Regents of the university shall be deleted text begina persondeleted text endnew text beginnew text end
who at the time of election to the board deleted text beginis a studentdeleted text endnew text beginnew text end who deleted text beginisdeleted text endnew text beginnew text end enrolled in a
degree program at the university. deleted text beginThis person shall represent the state at large.deleted text end new text beginnew text endUpon expiration of the term or in the event of a vacancy in the office,
deleted text begin onedeleted text endnew text beginnew text end position shall be filled by a person having the same qualifications.