General Synod 2007


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Resolution Number: A041 

Subject: The Constitution - Voting in the Council of General Synod

Moved by: Ronald Stevenson (Chancellor)

Seconded By: Robert Falby from the Diocese of Toronto

Note: The mover and the seconder must be members of the General Synod and be present in the House when the resolution is before the synod for debate.


That section 35 of the Constitution of the General Synod be amended by re-lettering paragraph e) to be paragraph f) and adding the following new paragraph e):

e) All motions in the Council of the General Synod shall be decided by the votes of all of the members of the Council taken collectively.


The purpose of the amendment is to clarify that there is no voting by Orders in the Council of the General Synod.

Source: The Council of the General Synod
(name of committee, diocese, etc.)

Submitted by: The General Secretary

A) Does this motion contain within it any financial implications?

Yes ______ No ______

B) If yes, has the General Synod Expenditures Committee considered the implications?

Yes ______ No ______

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