Policy and Operations Committee


Jessica Gallinger (internal@utgsu.ca)


Derek Larson (General Council Member)

Other Members

David Chartash (General Council Member)
Brad Evoy (Executive Committee Member)

Staff Support

Gail Fernando


When: Weekly.

About the Committee

The UTGSU functions by way of a number of governing documents, policies and day-to-day operations which determine how students to access its various services and which basic principles upon which the Union is guided. The Policy and Operations Committee acts as the body which coordinates efforts to deal with policy implementation, services oversight, and promotion of policies and operations which the Union has decided to undertake. This Committee shall also be empowered to make recommendations to Council on these matters.

The Committee’s base membership shall, at minimum, consist of:

  • The Internal Commissioner who shall act as Chairperson of the committee
    (non-voting; will only vote to break tie votes as per Rules of Order);
  • A general member who shall act as Vice-Chairperson of the committee (voting);
  • Two additional general members of the Union (voting).

The above base membership of the committee shall serve as quorum for the committee.
The Committee shall, additionally, be open to all members of the Union. New members of the committee shall gain voting rights within the committee at the second meeting of the given committee which they attend.

Policy and Operations Committee Legislative Program

Policy and Operations Committee Legislative Program [pdf]

Policy and Operations Committee News

Policy and Operations Committee Agendas

Agendas (2013-2014) Highlights (2013-2014)
February 2014 Agenda: February 18 Highlights: February 18
Agenda: February 4 Highlights: February 4
January 2014 Agenda: January 28 Highlights: January 28
Agenda: January 21 Highlights: January 21
Agenda: January 13 Highlights: January 13
Agenda: January 6 Highlights: January 6
December 2013 Agenda: December 16 Highlights: December 16
Agenda: December 2 Highlights: December 2
November 2013 Agenda: November 18 Highlights: November 18
October 2013 Agenda: October 10 Highlights: October 10
Agenda: October 3 Highlights: October 3
September 2013 Agenda: September 11 Highlights: September 11
July 2013 Agenda: July 25 Highlights: July 25
Agenda: July 11 Highlights: July 11
June 2013 Agenda: June 13 Highlights: June 13
May 2013 Agenda: May 16 Highlights: May 16
Agenda: May 9 Highlights: May 9
Agenda: May 2 Highlights: May 2


Agendas from 2012-2013

Agendas (2012-2013)
April 2013 April 17
April 10
March 2013 March 27
March 13
March 6
February 2013 February 27
February 20
February 13
February 6
January 2013 January 30
January 23
January 16
December 2012 December 11
November 2012 November 20
November 13
November 6
October 2012 October 30
October 23
October 16
October 9
September 2012 September 25
September 18
August 2012 August 28