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Should LUU encourage Leadership Race candidates to run paper-free campaigns?

The title of this idea was changed to 'Should LUU limit the use of paper used in the Leadership candidates' campaigns?' This idea was passed by the student panel. 12:2 (Yes:No).

 
Should The Gryphon editor be given the same coverage as other leadership candidates again?

This idea was contentious with the student panel and the vote was split. This idea will go to a campus-wide vote. 7:7 (Yes:No).

 
Should the union do Earth Hour?

The title of this idea was changed to 'Should LUU campaign to encourage students at the University of Leeds to take part in Earth Hour and for the union to take part to the best of their ability?' This idea was passed by the student panel. 13:1 (Yes:No).

 
Should the exec title Equality and Diversity Officer be changed to Equality and Inclusion Officer?

The title of this idea was changed to 'Should the exec title "Equality and Diversity Officer" be changed to "Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Officer"? This idea was contentious and the idea will go to referendum. 9:5 (Yes:No).

 
Should The Edge stop charging non-member students to attend society sessions taking place at Edge

The title of this idea was changed to 'Should LUU lobby the Edge and the university to allevitate economic barriers for non-Edge members to access society sessions taking place on the Edge & University facilities?' This idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should the union provide free dental dams?

This idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should we open a used book store in the Union?

This idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should LUU investigate the possibility of creating a graduate membership option for alumni?

This idea was passed by the student panel and will become policy.

 
Should LUU promote and encourage students to have Meat free Mondays?

This Idea was withdrawn during the course of the forum.

 
Should we make LUU a donation venue for the NHS Blood Donation Service?

This Idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should LUU commit to not making more than 5% margin on feminine hygiene products?

This Idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should the LUU encourage more the student to take care about the generation of waste and the self-ca

This Idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should we use coasters that test for spiked drinks in Union bar?

This idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should the Union have a my-print printer?

This Idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should LUU adopt a code of conduct for its trustees?

This idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should LUU endorse the ‘Express Yourself’ projects as a basis for the new strategic plan for 2014-18

This Idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should LUU not renew its contract with G4S and divest to an alternative company?

This idea will go to a campus wide vote if the idea holder so wishes.

 
Should the Welfare Officer be responsible for ensuring the continuity of the Rethink Mental Illness

This idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should the Salad Box trial a breakfast selection for students in the morning?

This idea will go to a campus wide vote if the idea holder so wishes.

 
Should the Union campaign against the privatisation of the Student Loan Book?

This Idea was passed by the student panel and will become union policy.

 
Should the Union hold an Asexual Awareness Week?

Outcome: This idea passed at Forum

 
 
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