INTERIM REGENT POLICY DOCUMENT WAIVER APPROVAL

On December 15, 2020, Interim President Thompson approved revisions to Interim Regent Policy Document Wavier #01: COVID-19 Grants and Contracts Waiver and Interim Regent Policy Document Waiver #02: COVID-19 Leasing of Real Property Waiver.

These interim policy actions will expire on May 31, 2021.

Please see a detailed summary of the interim policy actions below:

Interim Regent Policy Document Waiver #01: COVID-19 Grants and Contracts Waiver 

This policy document waiver will expire on May 31, 2021.

Summary of Interim Policy Action

  • This interim policy action waives certain requirements of RPD 13-1, General Contract Approval: Signature and Authority Approvalto allow the Executive Director and Corporate Secretary of the Board Of Regents and the President of the UW System to execute grants from and contracts with private, profit-making organizations with the value of more than $1,000,000 that would otherwise require formal approval of the Board of Regents prior to execution.

Affected Areas on Campuses

  • This waiver applies to the Office of the UW System President and the Executive Director and Corporate Secretary of the Board of Regents for grants and contracts that would normally fall under the scope of RPD 13-1.

Campus Implementation

  • This waiver will not require any additional resources on campuses.

Additional Communication

  • Further communication will be provided prior to the expiration of this interim policy action.

Interim Regent Policy Document Waiver #02: COVID-19 Leasing of Real Property Waiver

This policy document waiver will expire on May 31, 2021.

Affected Areas on Campuses

  • This waiver applies to the Office of the UW System President and the Executive Director and Corporate Secretary of the Board of Regents for grants and contracts that would normally fall under the scope of RPD 13-2, Section 4.

Campus Implementation

  • This waiver will not require any additional resources on campuses.

Additional Communication

  • Further communication will be provided prior to the expiration of this interim policy action.

EXPIRING INTERIM POLICY ACTIONS

The following interim policy actions will expire on December 31, 2020. A listing of all expired interim policy actions can be found on the Expired Interim Policy Actions Page.


DECEMBER INTERIM POLICY ACTION SUMMARY

Below please find a listing of all approved System Administrative (SYS) policies and procedures taken from November 16, 2020 through December 15, 2020.

In the last month, the approved policy actions include:

  • 1 new Regent Policy Document
  • 5 revised Regent Policy Documents
  • 2 rescinded Regent Policy Documents
December Policy Action Summary pdf