SR 5: Establishing a Senate Special Committee on University Oversight.
00 SENATE RESOLUTION NO. 5 01 Establishing a Senate Special Committee on University Oversight. 02 BE IT RESOLVED BY THE SENATE: 03 WHEREAS the University of Alaska plays a critical role in the economic well-being 04 of our state; and 05 WHEREAS many Alaska businesses, government agencies, and health care providers 06 rely on the university to provide a high caliber workforce; and 07 WHEREAS University of Alaska research alone brings over $100,000,000 into the 08 state from outside public and private sources each year; and 09 WHEREAS the University of Alaska is vital in expanding the economy of the State 10 of Alaska; and 11 WHEREAS the legislature should take an active role in dealing with university issues 12 to ensure that state resources are being used to maximum advantage; 13 BE IT RESOLVED by the Senate that a Senate Special Committee on University 14 Oversight is established to deal with university issues; and be it 15 FURTHER RESOLVED that the president of the Senate shall determine the number 16 of senators to be members of the committee and shall appoint the members and designate a
01 member to chair the committee; and be it 02 FURTHER RESOLVED that the Senate Special Committee on University Oversight 03 may meet during and between sessions of the Twenty-Fourth Alaska State Legislature and is 04 terminated on the convening of the First Session of the Twenty-Fifth Alaska State Legislature.