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1 Decree

Council has made the following decree, to come into effect on 16 June.

Decree (1): Intellectual Property Policy

Explanatory note

No notice of opposition having been given, Mr Vice-Chancellor will declare carried, without holding the meeting of Congregation on 6 June, the Statute revising the University's Intellectual Property Policy, which was promulgated on 14 December and amended on 23 May (see `University Agenda' below). Council has accordingly made the following decree, which gives effect to consequential changes; the text of the decree is the amended version of the text published last Michaelmas Term, as set out in Gazette, pp. 1116--17.

Text of Decree (1)

[For text, see decree annexed to statute in Gazette 4 May 2000.]

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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. v, cl. 1 (Statutes, 1997, p. 367) has been accorded to the following persons who are qualified for membership of Congregation:


JOHN HENRY FELIX, Harris Manchester College

CLIVE WILLIAM STAYT, Department of Engineering Science

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3 Register of Congregation

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

Coutts, D.W., MA status, Wolfson
Dummigan, N.P., MA, Merton
Felix, J.H., MA status, Harris Manchester
Humphries, K.J., MA, All Souls
Nicholson, S.J., MA, Lady Margaret Hall
Stayt, C.W., MA status, Department of Engineering Science
Thakker, R.V., MA, Somerville
Wagner, F.O., MA, D.Phil., St Catherine's
Williams, H.M., MA, M.St., D.Phil., St Anne's
Worswick, N.D., MA, Lincoln

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On Thursday, 1 June, the following were duly elected to hold office from the first day of Michaelmas Term 2000 for the periods stated:

As members of the Benefices Delegacy

For six years

J.D. MALTBY, MA, Fellow of Corpus Christi

P.J.M. SOUTHWELL, MA, Fellow of Wycliffe Hall

As members of the Committee for the Nomination of Select Preachers

For four years

J.A. SHAW, MA, Fellow of Regent's Park

P.J.M. SOUTHWELL, MA, Fellow of Wycliffe Hall

As Curators of the University Libraries

For four years

D.F. SMITH, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of St Anne's

cFor three years\

C.Y. FERDINAND, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Magdalen

For two years

I. RIVERS, MA, Fellow of St Hugh's

For one year

K.J. WOOD, MA status, D.PHIL., University

As a member of the Nominating Committee for the Vice- Chancellorship

For five years

M.J. COLLINS, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of University

As members of the Visitatorial Board Panel

For four years

J.A. BLACK, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Wolfson

P.A.W. BULLOCH, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Balliol

R.G. HOOD, D.PHIL., DCL, Fellow of All Souls

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