Texas A&M University at Galveston (TAMUG) has an appointed committee that meets quarterly and is chaired by the Compliance Officer. The purpose of the committee is to develop a compliance plan concerning TAMUG operations. The compliance plan recognizes how the university systematically addresses risks, identifies emerging risks and monitors the effective mitigation of risks identified.
Each member shall be responsible for establishing an organizational culture that encourages ethical conduct and compliance with its legal obligations. Each member shall be responsible for complying with all applicable federal and state laws. Each member shall be responsible for meeting and complying with any reporting requirements required by law. This regulation is required to ensure that all members set-up an infrastructure to systematically identify and address risks so faculty, staff, and students are aware of their ethical and compliance responsibilities.