399.1 Interpretation. All questions regarding material in sections 300-399 of this Handbook shall be directed to the Faculty Senate Chairperson. The Faculty Senate Chairperson shall immediately consult the other Senate officers and the Provost on all such questions of interpretation. Their agreed-upon interpretation shall be communicated to the person or body asking for it and shall be considered the only valid interpretation of these sections. If they fail to agree on an interpretation, they will present both the question and their respective interpretations to the University President who shall render the final interpretation. The ISU Board of Trustees retains all authority as designated by Indiana law and the ISU Handbook.
The addition of Policy 399 Interpretation to the Handbook was approved by the ISU Board of Trustees on August 25, 2016.