National NSSLHA Resolutions and Motions

The following resolutions and motions have been considered by the NSSLHA Executive Council. As action is taken, this page will be updated.

2017 Resolutions

EC 01-2017

RESOLVED, The Executive Council voted on the Slate for the 2017–2019 NSSLHA Executive Council.

Approved: 8-0-0

EC 02-2017

RESOLVED, The Executive Council appointed Dr. Sonja Pruitt-Lord as the NSSLHA National Advisor.

Approved: 11-0-0

EC 03-2017

RESOLVED, That the incoming 2018 National Advisor serves a 2-year term, rather than a 3-year term.

Approved: 9-0-0

2016 Resolutions

EC 01-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve the discontinuation of the Introductory Membership. 

RESOLVED, This revision will go into effect with the 2017 dues year starting on September 1, 2016. 

Approved 10-0

EC 02-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) recognize CommunicAid as the 2016–2017 NSSLHA Loves recipient.

Approved 5-2-1

EC 03-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) recognize Patricia Swasey Washington, West Chester, Pennsylvania, as the 2016 Chapter Advisor Honors recipient. 

Approved 4-2

EC 04-2016 

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve the spring 2016 Community Service Grant recipients.

RESOLVED, Those funds were approved and distributed as follows:

  • Pennsylvania State University - $250.00
  • University of Georgia - $250.00
  • Old Dominion University - $100.00
  • University of Nebraska–Omaha - $250.00
  • University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point - $250.00
  • University of Missouri - $250.00
  • Utah State University - $250.00
  • California State University–Fullerton - $250.00

Approved 6-0

EC 05-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve the spring 2016 Regional Project Grant recipients.

RESOLVED, Those funds were approved and distributed as follows:

  • University of Pittsburgh - $250.00
  • Florida International University - $250.00
  • University of Cincinnati - $250.00
  • Minot State University - $250.00
  • University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee - $250.00
  • University of Central Arkansas - $250.00
  • Texas Tech University - $250.00
  • San Diego State University - $250.00

Approved 6-0

EC 06-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve the slate for the 2017–2018 NSSLHA Executive Council.

Approved 7-0

EC 07-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) recognize Donna Tippett, MPH, MA, CCC-SLP, as the 2016 Honors of NSSLHA recipient. 

Approved 5-2

EC 08-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve the revised bylaws.

Approved 10-0

EC 09-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve the Student State Officer Standard Operating Procedures. 

Approved 10-0

EC 10-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve new criteria for awarding Chapter Advisor Honors.

Approved 10-0

EC 11-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve new criteria for awarding NSSLHA Chapter Honors.

Approved 6-0

EC 12-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) recognize Clarion University of Pennsylvania as the 2016 NSSLHA Chapter of the Year. 

Approved 6-3

EC 13-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve new criteria for awarding Member Honors.

Approved 10-0

EC 14-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) grow non-dues revenue through ASHA’s e-mail list sales channel.

Approved 10-0

EC 15-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) discontinue the Distinguished Students of Service (DSS) Honors recognition. 

Approved 10-0

EC 17-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) discontinue the Charge Up Your Chapter program.

Approved 10-0

EC 18-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) adopt a dismissal policy.

EC 19-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve the slate for the ASHFoundation NSSLHA Scholarship recipients.

Approved: 10-0-0

EC 20-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) approve new criteria for awarding Honors of NSSLHA.

Approved: 10-0-0

EC 21-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) discontinue the NSSLHA Grants programs.

Approved: 10-0-0

EC 22-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) revise the criteria for awarding NSSLHA Chapter Honors.

Approved: 7-2-1

EC 23-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) appoint the slate of Student State Officers.

Approved: 8-0-2

EC 24-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) appoint a second slate of Student State Officers.

Approved: 8-0-2

EC 25-2016

RESOLVED, That the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) Executive Council (EC) contribute $5,000 to the NSSLHA Scholarship with the ASHFoundation.

Approved: 7-0-3

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