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Amendments to the Rules of Order and Procedure

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Date
2010 June 3-11
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 16
Date
2010 June 3-11
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Act 16
Mover
Mr. David Jones
Seconder
The Rt. Rev. Susan Moxley
Text
That this General Synod amend the Rules of Order as follows:
- 1. deleting section 17(d);
- 2. amending section 18(b) to read as follows:
-- b) The three Orders of Bishops, Clergy and Laity shall vote together unless a vote by Orders is required by the Constitution or called for pursuant to the Rules of Order. In order to be passed the motion shall require a majority of the votes cast, and abstentions shall not be counted in determining the majority.
- 3. amending section 18(d) to read as follows:
-- d) When voting by Orders, the vote shall be put to all members of General Synod regardless of the result in any order.
- 4. adding section 20(a.1) to read as follows:
--a.1) Ex officio and other non-diocesan members of General Synod shall vote with the diocese in which they are normally geographically resident for laity, or canonically resident, for clergy.
and this resolution shall come into effect upon Second Reading being given to Resolution A019 (Act 13).
Amendment
Moved by: The Very Rev. Iain Luke
Seconded by: Canon Terry Leer
That Clause 4 be removed from the resolution.
Motion to table
Moved by: Mr. James Sweeney [sic i.e. Sweeny]
That the motion be tabled.
There being no seconder for the Motion to Table, consideration of the amendment continued.
Motion to put the question.
Moved by: The Rt. Rev. Michael Ingham
Seconded by: The Rt. Rev. James Cowan
That the question be put. CARRIED
Vote on the amendment DEFEATED
Vote on the motion CARRIED IN ALL ORDERS Act 16
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Rules of Order and Procedure
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod - Rules and practice
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Report of Committee on Revision of the Prayer Book

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Date
1949 September
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1949 September
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Dr. Armitage
Seconder
Ven. A.F. Bate
Text
That this General Synod, in the name of the Canadian Church, express their deep gratitude to Dr. Cosgrave and Dr. Palmer for their thorough and scholarly revision of the Psalter. CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Church of England in Canada. Book of Common Prayer - Revision
Psalters - Anglican Church of Canada
Cosgrave, Francis Herbert, 1880-1971
Palmer, Roland Ford, 1891-1985
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Report of the Department of Religious Education - General Board

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Date
1943 September
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1943 September
Source
General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop of Ontario
Seconder
Canon Crewe
Text
That this Synod has heard with great satisfaction of the steps taken by the Canadian General Council of the Boy Scout Association, in response to the request of our Department of Religious Education, in providing a "Religion and Life Badge" for Church of England Scouts, and we hereby express our thanks to the Council for this action. CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Boy scouts - Canada
Boy scouts - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Scouting (Youth activity) - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Badges - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Insignia
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