Elections & Disputes Commission shall have the following duties and powers:

  1. The duty to preside over sessions of the Elections & Disputes Commission and to see to it that the rules and regulations of the Elections & Disputes Commission are properly executed;
  2. The duty to see to it that all cases it hears are properly and thoroughly investigated;
  3. The duty to see to it that all parties have counsel if so desired;
  4. The power to represent the Elections & Disputes Commission in an official capacity to the other branches of the Student Government, and to the public.