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No 6516

Wednesday 25 July 2018

Vol cxlviii No 40

pp. 837–885


Graces submitted to the Regent House on 25 July 2018

The Council submits the following Graces to the Regent House. These Graces, unless they are withdrawn or a ballot is requested in accordance with the regulations for Graces of the Regent House (Statutes and Ordinances, p. 105) will be deemed to have been approved at 4 p.m. on Friday, 3 August 2018.

1. That Professor David Anthony Cardwell, F, be appointed a member of the Finance Committee in class (e) to serve from 1 August 2018 until 31 December 2020.

2. That the recommendations in paragraph 7 of the Second-stage Report of the Council, dated 29 June 2018, on the alteration and refurbishment of two buildings on the Old Addenbrooke’s site (Reporter, 6513, 2017–18, p. 763) be approved.

3. That the recommendation in paragraph 6 of the Report of the Council, dated 4 July 2018, on a new Crop Science Building and associated facilities (Reporter, 6513, 2017–18, p. 765) be approved.

4. That Regulation 10 of the regulations for Residence and Precincts of the University (Statutes and Ordinances, p. 176) be rescinded and new Regulation 7 inserted in the regulations for Allowances to Candidates for Examinations (as approved by Grace 3 of 27 June 2018) and the remaining regulations renumbered.1

7. In circumstances which interfere with the normal tenor of residence of a large number of students, the Council may grant allowances of terms, in addition to the allowances hereinbefore provided, to students who fulfil such conditions as the Council may specify.

5. That in Regulation 7 of the regulations for Cambridge University Students’ Union (Statutes and Ordinances, p. 189) the reference to the Council be replaced with a reference to the General Board and the reference to Regulation 1(b) or 3(a)(i) for Allowances to Candidates for Examinations be replaced with a reference only to Regulation 1(b) of those regulations.1

6. That in Regulation 5 of the regulations for the Carus Prizes (Statutes and Ordinances, p. 796) the reference to the Board of Examinations be replaced with a reference to the Registrary.1


  • 1The Council is proposing these changes, which were omitted in error from the Joint Report of the Council and the General Board on the governance of examinations and assessment (Reporter, 6509, 2017–18, p. 672), as approved by Grace 3 of 27 June 2018 (see also p. 849). If Grace 4 is approved, a consequential change will be made to the Rules made by the General Board in accordance with Regulation 11 for the election of student members of the Faculty Boards and other bodies (reproduced in Statutes and Ordinances, p. 610).