A026: Constitution — Membership of the National Indigenous Anglican Bishop in the General Synod (carried)
Carried by General Synod
Subject: Constitution — Membership of the National Indigenous Anglican Bishop in the General Synod
Moved by: The Ven. Larry Beardy, Diocese of Keewatin
Seconded by: The Ven. Sidney Black, Diocese of Calgary
Be it resolved that this General Synod:
amend section 8 b) of the Constitution of the General Synod by adding a clause vii) as follows:
vii) the National Indigenous Anglican Bishop.
Source: General Synod 2007
Submitted by: the Acting General Secretary
Does this motion contain within it any financial implications? Yes __ No x
If yes, has the General Synod Expenditures Committee considered the implications? Yes __ No __
EXPLANATORY NOTE/BACKGROUND INFORMATION:
This resolution is a companion to the resolution to amend the Declaration of Principles to make the National Indigenous Anglican Bishop a member of the Order of Bishops in the General Synod.
PROCEDURE REQUIRED FOR ADOPTION:
This resolution must be passed by a two-thirds majority in each Order at this session of the General Synod.