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Thursday, May 30, 2024

ASUCD Seante Briefs

Elected officials’ attendance


ASUCD Senate meetings are scheduled to begin Thursdays at 6:10 p.m. Times listed are according to the clock at the Mar. 13 meeting locations, the ARC Ballroom and Memorial Union Mee Room.


Meeting started at 6:10 p.m. in the ARC Ballroom and reconvened at 7:05 p.m. in the MU Mee Room.


Kareem Salem, ASUCD president, present, stepped down from office at 6:45

Ivan Carrillo, ASUCD president elect, sworn into office at 6:45, did not return from a break scheduled to end at 7:05

Julie Hooper, ASUCD vice president, present, stepped down from office at 6:45

Molly Fluet, ASUCD vice president elect, sworn into office at 6:45

Chad Roberts, ASUCD senate president pro tempore, present

Lula Ahmed-Falol, ASUCD senator, present

Rebecca Schwartz, ASUCD senator, present

Joe Chatham, ASUCD senator, present,

Rebecca Lovell, ASUCD senator, present

Andrew Bianchi, ASUCD senator, present

Erica Oropeza, ASUCD senator, present

Chris Dietrich, ASUCD senator, present

Jesse Rosales, ASUCD senator, present

Ramneek Saini, ASUCD senator, present

Sergio Blanco, ASUCD senator, present

Tracey Zeng, ASUCD senator, present



President Kareem Salem gave his farewell speech in the ARC Ballroom.


Vice president Julia Hooper gave her farewell speech in the ARC Ballroom.


UC Davis Police Chief Annette Spicuzza spoke regarding the UC Davis emergency response WARN system and Cal Aggie Host procedures for determining event security.


Rob Roy announced his candidacy for city council, labeling himself student-friendly and anti-landlord. He proposed the introduction of a 24-hour coffee house, curbside compost, a plastic bag tax and government-subsidized solar power.


Old legislation

Senate Bill 32, authored by Lovell, co-authored by Elizabeth Bassin, introduced by Lovell, to allocate $4,580.20 from Capital Reserves to purchase studio equipment for AGTV, passed unanimously.


SB 33, authored by Brent Laabs, co-authored by Blair, Ross, introduced by Chatham, was tabled by a 7-5-0 vote.


SB 36, authored by Hartstein, introduced by Oropeza, to amend the ASUCD Budgets chapter of the bylaws to reflect current proceedings, was passed unanimously.


Public discussion


The meeting adjourned at 12:15 a.m.


ASUCD Senate meetings take place Thursdays at 6:10 p.m. in the Mee Room of the Memorial Union. CHARLES HINRIKSSON compiled the senate briefs and can be reached at campus@californiaaggie.com.


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