The Elections and Disputes Commission (EDC) is an independent body of Student Government. The EDC has sole power over holding official elections of Student Government and presides as an independent adjudicator when and should disputes arise between the Executive Branch and the Legislative Branch. There is a minimum of five members and a maximum of nine. Commissioners, members of the EDC, shall be registered full time students of George Mason University and be in good academic and university standing. The dates of office are from date of approval until the date of their respective graduation, resignation, or removal from their Office.