Act of Incorporation
An Act to Incorporate the Dalhousie Student Union.
The Bylaws are the highest governing document of the Dalhousie Student Union. The most recent version of the Bylaws was approved on a temporary basis until an Annual General Meeting in the Fall Semester of 2018.
Policy Passed by Council
While the constitution (i.e. Act of Incorporation + Bylaws) provides regulations for DSU operations and management, policies govern everyday decision making. Policies can be adopted or amended by a majority vote at council.
Issues Policies set out the DSU's position or stance in any area of concern and in a manner that is not inconsistent with the Bylaws or the Act of Incorporation.
Operations Policies set out rules and procedures of the DSU in a manner that is not inconsistent with the Bylaws or the Act of Incorporation.