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0.7% Development Goal

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official8948
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 28
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 28
Mover
Archdeacon Dennis Drainville
Seconder
Bishop Jim Njegovan
Text
That this General Synod
1. Affirm the Development Goal of the United Nations for each developed country to contribute 0.7% of its gross national product to Official Development Assistance (ODA) in developing countries.
2. Request the General Secretary to write to the Government of Canada by June 30, 2004, urging it to act on the 0.7% Development Goal, using the proposal of the Canadian Council of International Cooperation for reaching this goal by 2015:
- To increase foreign aid by 12% annually between 2009 -- an additional $750 million over the next three years to increases already planned
- To increase foreign aid by 15% between 2009-2015.
3. Affirm the challenge of the 1998 Lambeth Conference to dioceses and provinces of the Anglican Communion to provide 0.7% of their own resources to fight global poverty.
4. Request the Primate
- to encourage Anglicans to give their generous support to the PWRDF and Anglican Appeal, which together with the Partnerships budget of General Synod, represent the Anglican Church of Canada's financial commitment to supporting international development programs, fighting poverty, and strengthening international and intra-Anglican partnerships.
- to report to the Anglican Communion by August 31, 2004, through the Task Team on Poverty and Trade, on the Anglican Church of Canada's contributions to development and poverty work to help give a complete picture of the Anglican Communion's efforts to achieve Millennium Development Goals. CARRIED WITHOUT DEBATE Act 28
Subjects
Economic assistance - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Economic assistance - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Economic assistance, Canadian
Church and development - Anglican Church of Canada
Poverty - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Poverty - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Economic justice - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Economic justice - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Millennium Development Goals
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25th Anniversary of the Ordination of Women to the Priesthood

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official8053
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 84
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 84
Mover
Mr. David Watts
Seconder
Bishop Ann Tottenham
Text
That this session of the General Synod recognize, celebrate, and affirm the role of women, on this 25th anniversary of the ordination of women in the Anglican Church of Canada. CARRIED WITHOUT DEBATE Act 84
Subjects
Ordination of women - Anglican Church of Canada
Women clergy - Anglican Church of Canada
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2003 Financial Statements

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official8960
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 50
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 50
Mover
Bishop Ann Tottenham
Seconder
Bishop Fred Hiltz
Text
That this General Synod approve the 2003 Audited Financial Statements of the General Synod Pension & Income Continuance Plans, the Lay Retirement Plan and the Long Term Disability Plan of the Anglican Church of Canada. CARRIED Act 50
Subjects
Pensions - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Auditing
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ACC-13 Resolution 4

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official9436
Date
2007 June 19-25
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 46
Date
2007 June 19-25
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 46
Mover
Bishop Susan Moxley
Seconder
Ms. Suzanne Lawson
Prologue
The revised resolution was presented.
Text
That this General Synod:
i. ratify Sections a-d of the proposed constitutional changes for the Anglican Consultative Council, as proposed in ACC-13 Resolution 4; and
ii. not ratify ACC-13 Resolution 4, Section e) of the proposed constitutional changes for the Anglican Consultative Council. CARRIED Act 46
Notes
[Text of Resolution 4 of ACC-13 [i.e. 2005 Meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council] Sections a-d which were passed are as follows:
The Anglican Consultative Council:
(a) takes note that the Secretary General has taken appropriate steps to implement and respond to the recommendations of Appendix One of the Windsor Report insofar as they relate to the administration of the Anglican Communion Office, and thanks him for this work
(b) requests that the Standing Committee of the Council and the Archbishop of Canterbury give consideration to convening a meeting of the Standing Committee at the same time and in the same place as the next meeting of the Primates, and that they facilitate the opportunity for joint sessions of business and consultation
(c) requests that the Schedule of Membership of the Council be amended to make the members of the Primates' Standing Committee for the time being `ex officio' members of the Anglican Consultative Council in accordance with the text set out in Appendix One
(d) resolves that the Constitution of the Council be amended by the deletion of existing Article 7(a) and replacing it with the text set out in Appendix Two
Text of Resolution 4 of ACC-13 [i.e. 2005 Meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council] Section e which was NOT passed is as follows:
(e) requests that the Schedule of Membership of the Council be amended to provide that the Primates and Moderators of the Churches of the Provinces of the Anglican Communion shall be additional `ex officio' members of the Council, and that in order to achieve appropriate balance between the orders of bishops, clergy and laity in the Council that the representative members shall thereafter be only from either the priestly and diaconal orders or from the laity of the appropriate Provinces as set out in Appendix Three, the execution of this amendment being subject to:
(i) the Primates' assent to such a change at their next meeting
(ii) two thirds of the Provinces of the Anglican Communion giving their approval of such a change by resolution of the appropriate constitutional body
(iii) final amendment (if any) and approval by the Standing Committee in the light of such deliberations
(iv) such provisions taking effect in relation to existing members of the Council only upon the occasion of the next vacancy arising in the membership.]
Subjects
Anglican Consultative Council. Constitution
Anglican Consultative Council - Membership
Anglican Church of Canada - Relations - Anglican Consultative Council
Anglican Church of Canada - Relations - Anglican Communion
Anglican Communion - Primates
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Addition to the BAS Calendar of Emily Ayckbowm

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official8952
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 32
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 32
Mover
Dean Peter Wall
Seconder
Bishop Fred Hiltz
Text
That this General Synod authorize the inclusion of Emily Ayckbowm, foundress of The Community of the Sisters of Church, in The Calendar in the Book of Alternative Services, as a Memorial, on April 5, the day of the founding of the community. CARRIED WITHOUT DEBATE Act 32
Subjects
Ayckbowm, Emily, 1836-1900
Community of the Sisters of the Church
Anglican Church of Canada. Book of Alternative Services. Calendar
Saints - Anglican Church of Canada
Christian saints - Calendar - Anglican Church of Canada
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Addition to the BAS Calendar of Florence Li Tim Oi

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Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 33
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 33
Mover
Dean Peter Wall
Seconder
Bishop Fred Hiltz
Text
That this General Synod authorize the inclusion of the Rev. Florence Li Tim Oi in The Calendar in The Book of Alternative Services, as a Memorial on February 26, the date of her death. CARRIED WITHOUT DEBATE Act 33
Subjects
Li, Florence Tim Oi, 1907-1992
Ordination of women - Anglican Communion
Anglican Church of Canada. Book of Alternative Services. Calendar
Saints - Anglican Church of Canada
Christian saints - Calendar - Anglican Church of Canada
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Adoption of Agenda

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official9392
Date
2007 June 19-25
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 5
Date
2007 June 19-25
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 5
Mover
Mrs. Barbara Burrows
Seconder
Archdeacon Michael Pollesel
Text
That the Draft Agenda #9 be adopted. CARRIED Act 5
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod (38th : 2007 : Winnipeg, Man.) - Agenda
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Adoption of the Agenda

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official7966
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 2
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 2
Mover
Dean George Bruce
Seconder
Bishop Peter Mason
Prologue
Moved by: Mrs. Dorothy Davies Flindall
Seconded by: Mr. James Sweeny
That the draft Agenda #9 be adopted, subject to revision from time to time during the Synod.
Amendment
Text
That the agenda of this Synod, be amended for the afternoon of Sunday, July 8 from 2:00 to 3:30 P.M. and, if necessary, from 7:00 to 8:50 P.M. in order that a full and open discussion may take place on the future of the National Church and how the ministry of the church can be conducted in the event of the declaration of bankruptcy. CARRIED
The amended resolution was then put and - CARRIED Act 2
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod (36th : 2001 : Waterloo, Ont.) - Agenda
Bankruptcy - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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Adoption of the Agenda

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official8937
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 7
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 7
Mover
Mr. Peter Irish
Seconder
Rev. Dr. Stephen Hopkins
Text
That the Draft Agenda #12 be adopted. CARRIED Act 7
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod (37th : 2004 : St. Catharines, Ont.) - Agenda
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Amendments to Canon IX - The Lay Retirement Plan

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official8018
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 40
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 40
Mover
Bishop Robert Townshend
Seconder
Archbishop Tom Morgan
Text
That this General Synod approve the amendments to Canon IX as approved by the Council of General Synod. Attached is the Canon and the amended section is shown in bold. CARRIED WITHOUT DEBATE Act 40
Notes
Note: Canon IX is attached as Appendix B.
[In the electronic database bold type is indicated by pointed brackets i.e. ].)
APPENDIX B
CANON IX
LAY RETIREMENT PLAN
1. The Lay Retirement Plan is established to provide Pensions for lay employees of the Church who are not members of the General Synod Pension Plan.
2. There shall be a fund established in conjunction with the Plan under a written trust agreement in Canada, which fund shall be designated as "The Lay Retirement Fund", for the purpose of providing benefits in accordance with this Canon and the Regulations. The Lay Retirement Fund shall be composed of the monies received from the Participating Employers and Members, transfers and other amounts for provision of Plan benefits together with interest, dividends, earnings, accumulations and accretions, less the amounts expended in the payment of Plan benefits and the expenses of administration of the Plan and the Lay Retirement Fund.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Constitution. Canon IX
Pensions - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Employees
Anglican Church of Canada - Lay employees
Laity - Anglican Church of Canada
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