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CONGREGATION 2 December

Degree by Special Resolution

No notice to the contrary having been received under the provisions of Tit. II, Sect. vi, cl. 6 (Statutes, 1995, p. 13), the following resolution is deemed to have been approved at noon on 2 December.

Text of Special Resolution

That the Degree of Master of Arts be conferred upon the following:

SUZANNAH ELAINE CLARK, Merton College

HELEN WENDA SMALL, Pembroke College

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HEBDOMADAL COUNCIL

1 Decrees

Council has made the following decrees, to come into effect on 20 December.

Explanatory note

No notice of opposition having been given, Mr Vice-Chancellor declared carried, without holding the meeting of Congregation on 3 December, Statute (2), renaming the University Museum as the Oxford University Museum of Natural History, and Statute (3), changing the legislation governing intellectual property generated within the University, which were promulgated on 19 November (see below). Council has accordingly made the following decrees, which give effect to consequential changes.

Decree (1): Renaming of University Museum

See Decree annexed to Statute (2) under Congregation 19 November, in Gazette, 31 October 1996.

Decree (2): Administration of University's Intellectual Property Policy

See Decree annexed to Statute (3) under Congregation 19 November, in Gazette, 31 October 1996.

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2 Status of Master of Arts

Mr Vice-Chancellor reports that the status of Master of Arts under the provisions of Ch. V, Sect. vi, cl. 1 (Statutes, 1995, p. 345) has been accorded to the following persons who are qualified for membership of Congregation:

MICHAEL ROBERT BYERS, Jesus College

JANE ALISON HURST, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

CAMERON JOHN KEPERT, Christ Church

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3 Register of Congregation

Mr Vice-Chancellor reports that the following names have been added to the Register of Congregation:

Byers, M.R., MA status, Jesus
Clark, S.E., MA, Merton
Hurst, J.A., MA status, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine
Kepert, C.J., MA status, Christ Church
Rowlands, G.R., MA, Exeter
Small, H.W., MA, Pembroke
Stepan, E.N., MA, Somerville

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CONGREGATION 3 December

Declaration of approval of unopposed Statutes promulgated on 19 November

No notice of opposition having been given, Mr Vice- Chancellor declared the Statutes (1) concerning elections in Congregation, (2) changing the name of the University Museum, and (3) concerning intellectual property generated within the University approved.

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BOARDS OF FACULTIES

For changes in regulations, to come into effect on 20 December, see `Examinations and Boards' below.