NOTICE OF PROPOSED REGULATION
Date: July 30, 2008
REGULATION TITLE: REGULATION NO.:
Student Honor Code and Student Conduct Code: Health Science 6C1-4.0433
Center Student Conduct Committee
SUMMARY: The composition of the Health Science Center Student Conduct Committee is set
forth. Its jurisdiction encompasses Student Honor Code violations and violations of health
privacy laws within the Health Science Center colleges.
AUTHORITY: BOG Resolution dated January 7, 2003.
COMMENTS CONCERNING THE PROPOSED REGULATION SHOULD BE
SUBMITTED WITHIN 14 DAYS OF THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE TO THE
CONTACT PERSON IDENTIFIED BELOW. The comments must identify the regulation
you are commenting on.
THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED REGULATION
IS: Rebecca J. Holt, Administrative Assistant, 123 Tigert Hall, Post Office Box 113125,
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, 352-392-1358 office, 352-392-4387 facsimile,
NAME OF PERSON WHO APPROVED THE PROPOSED REGULATION: Patricia
Telles-Irvin, Vice President for Student Affairs.
THE FULL TEXT OF THE PROPOSED REGULATION IS ATTACHED TO THIS
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
6C1-4.0433 Student Honor Code and Student Code: Health Science Center Student
(1) The purpose of the Health Science Center Student Conduct Committee is to
resolve alleged violations of the Student Honor Code and violations of the Health Insurance
Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) or Florida law concerning patient privacy within the
Health Science Center colleges. The Vice President for Student Affairs shall appoint four
faculty members and two student members from each of the six Health Science Center colleges
as members of the committee. Faculty appointed to this committee shall serve for two years.
Students appointed to this committee shall serve for one year.
(2) A hearing panel will be composed of the following: two faculty members and one
student member from the college of the accused student, and one faculty member and one
student from another Health Science Center college. A quorum for the hearing panel is reached
when there are three panel members present for a hearing; two members from the college of the
accused student and one member from another Health Science Center college. The Director of
Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution or designee will serve as an administrative liaison to
the panel. The administrative liaison will convene members of the committee to serve as a
hearing panel, provide information to the panel, and advise the panel throughout the hearing
(3) If the student is determined responsible for the violation or violations, the panel
shall recommend one or more sanctions as provided in Regulation 6C1-4.047, to the Dean of
Students or designee. The Dean or designee may adopt, reject or modify the panel's findings
Specific Authority: BOG Resolution dated January 7, 2003.
History: New Formerly 6C1-4.0211.