A. The Associate Justices shall be enrolled in classes full time for the duration of their term in office, which expires upon the resignation of the individual Associate Justice.
B. The Associate Justices shall serve students as a fair and impartial body. If an acquaintance of the Associate Justice appears before the Court, the Justice familiar with the student will maintain the right to hear the case.
C. In the event that the Chief Justice cannot attend a SGA meeting, an Associate Justice may serve as a replacement, at the request of the Chief Justice and report the Court’s activities. The Associate Justice shall also perform other duties as required.
D. In the event that the Chief Justice is not available to swear in a new official(s), an Associate Justice may upon the request of the Chief Justice swear in the new official(s). The Justice should follow the format stated in Article IV, Section 3, Paragraph E, of these Bylaws.
E. One Justice shall, upon the request of the Chief Justice, act in the capacity of the Chief Justice as required. The Justice shall also assist the Chief Justice with other Court matters as required.
a. The selected Justice retains the right to vote except when
acting in the capacity of the Chief Justice.
F. Associate Justices are permitted to be absent no more than three scheduled meetings during one semester. Justices are also required to schedule and serve at least six office hours per two weeks.*
* One week of office hours will be considered one meeting if missed. Justices cannot serve all six office hours in one week