Time and place. This meeting was conducted at 12 noon on Zoom.

Attendance. Sixteen members attending, including nine members of the Council, one one staff member, and one guest.

Minutes. Minutes for the July 2 meeting were approved.

President’s Report & Essential Issues.

  • Impact of HB 233. Students may record class lectures, but not discussions from which fellow students may be identified. Discussion of how to advise students about the legal situation.
  • Reopening USF. Students are contracting COVID-19, and this appears to be affecting attendance. C. Burns, G. McColm, and R. Welker will compose a form for making written reports concerning safety per CBA 21.3.

New Business.

  • ADI. The secretary conducted a review of discretionary raises over the last few years, and except for stipends for administrative works, discretionary raises governed by the CBA tend to be relatively rare.
  • Socials and Tailgate. Discussion.
  • Fall Schedule. Chapter meetings this fall will be held on August 27, September 10 & 24, October 8 & 22, November 5 & 19. and December 3.


  • Collective Bargaining. Discussion of the BOT proposals.
  • Treasury.The Treasurer proposed the following budget for FY 2021 – 2022:

    2020 – 2021 2021 – 2022 Comments
    Income 39769 40000
    Printing/photocopies 9833 12000 New contracts
    Recruitment 1165 2500
    Scholarships 6500 6500
    Travel 1877 2400
    Postal Services 549 1500 Mailing/ contract ratification
    Clerical Support 2000 2000
    Meetings 4500
    Misc 3635 10000 Budget/membership support
    Total 25559 41400

    • Motion made and seconded to approve the budget. Motion approved.
    • Motion made and seconded to authorize the disbursement of $ 1,500 for a public document request for assignments, and for setting up a membership list reconciliation system. Motion approved.

    Biweekly report: we are solvent.

These minutes were respectfully submitted on 21 July 2021.