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Amendments to the Constitution and Canons

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Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Mr. J.W. Graham
Seconder
Archbishop of Fredericton
Text
That Subsection (1) of Section 2 (Time of Meeting) (Handbook, p.28) be repealed and the following substituted therefore: (1) The Synod shall meet at such time and place in every second year as may be determined by the Executive Council. CARRIED in both Houses.
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Amendments to the Constitution and Canons

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Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Mr. J.W. Graham
Seconder
Archbishop of Fredericton
Text
That Subsection (1) of Section 12 (Diocesan Representation) be repealed (Handbook, p.33) and the following substituted therefore:
"(1) The representation of clerical and lay members shall be as follows: For Dioceses having fifteen licensed clergy or less one member of each order; for Dioceses having sixteen to twenty-five licensed clergy two members of each order; for Dioceses having twenty-six to fifty licensed clergy three members of each order; for Dioceses having more than fifty licensed clergy three members of each order and one additional member of each order for each additional fifty licensed clergy or fraction thereof." CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod - Membership
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Constitution
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Amendments to the Constitution and Canons

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Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Mr. J.W. Graham
Seconder
Archbishop of Fredericton
Text
That Section 36 (Handbook, p.50) be repealed, and the following substituted therefor:
"36. Powers and Duties
1. The Executive Council shall consider and report upon any matters referred to it by the Primate or the General Synod.
2. It may advise the Primate respecting any matter concerning the welfare of the Church.
3. It may appoint such committees as it may consider necessary.
4. It shall appoint a General Secretary of General Synod and, on nomination of the Board of Finance, a General Treasurer of General Synod, on such terms as may from time to time be determined by the Executive Council.
5. On the nomination of the Executive Committee of the Board, Council or Department concerned, it shall appoint the General Secretary, Secretary or Director, the Treasurer, and any other full-time officers, of such Board, Council or Department.
6. It shall co-ordinate the work of all of the departments of the Synod.
7. It shall represent the General Synod, and carry on its work between sessions." CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Constitution
Anglican Church of Canada. National Executive Council
Handbook of the General Synod of The Anglican Church of Canada
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Amendments to the Constitution and Canons

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official3613
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Mr. J.W. Graham
Seconder
Archbishop of Fredericton
Text
That Section 37 (Handbook, p.51) be repealed, and the following substituted therefor:
"37. Meetings
1. A quorum of the Executive Council shall be twenty-three members, provided Bishops, Clergy, and Laity are present.
2. In the absence of the Primate the Executive Council shall elect some other Bishop to preside.
3. There shall be not less than three meetings in each year, one of which may be held in conjunction with a session of General Synod.
4. All discussions and debates in the Executive Council shall be governed mutatis mutandis by the Rules of Order and Procedure of the Lower House.
5. The minutes of the meetings of the Executive Council shall be circulated among all members of the Upper House, the members of the Executive Council, the heads of the Departments of General Synod, and such members of the General Synod as may, in writing, request them." CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Constitution
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Executive Council - Quorum
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Executive Council - Meetings
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Executive Council - Minutes
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Amendments to the Constitution and Canons

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official3614
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Mr. J.W. Graham
Seconder
Archbishop of Fredericton
Text
That Section 2 Electoral College (Handbook, p.66) of Canon III reading as follows: "The Primate shall be elected by the General Synod, acting through an Electoral College, as hereinafter provided," be repealed, and the following be substituted therefor:
"2. The Primate shall be elected by the Synod, acting as an Electoral College, as hereinafter provided." CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Constitution. Canon III
Anglican Church of Canada. Primate - Election
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Amendments to the Constitution and Canons

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official3615
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Mr. J.W. Graham
Seconder
Archbishop of Fredericton
Text
That Section 3 of the said Canon (Handbook, p.66) reading as follows: "3. The Electoral College shall consist of the Bishops of the Upper House and the other members of the Executive Council elected or appointed under the provisions of the Constitution of General Synod," be repealed. CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Constitution. Canon III
Anglican Church of Canada. Primate - Election
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Amendments to the Constitution and Canons

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official3616
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Mr. J.W. Graham
Seconder
Archbishop of Fredericton
Text
That Section 4 of the said Canon (Handbook, p.66) now reading as follows:
"1. On a vacancy occurring in the office of Primate, within twelve months before the next meeting of the General Synod, a meeting of the Electoral College shall be held for the election of a Primate, either during the next ensuing meeting of the General Synod and after the election of the Executive Council, or immediately following said Synod, at a time and place to be fixed by the Senior Metropolitan.
2. On a vacancy occurring at any other time, the Senior Metropolitan shall summon a meeting of the Electoral College to elect a Primate, such meeting to be held immediately prior to the next annual meeting of the Executive Council," be repealed, and the following substituted therefor:
"1. On a vacancy occurring in the office of Primate within twelve months before the next regular session of the Synod a meeting of the Electoral College shall be held for the election of a Primate either during such Session or immediately following such Session at a time and place to be fixed by the Senior Metropolitan.
2. On a vacancy occurring at any other time, the Senior Metropolitan, following consultation with the Executive Council, shall summon a Special Session of the Synod to act as an Electoral College at a time and place to be fixed by him for the election of a Primate, unless the Executive Council determines that such Special Session should not be called." CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Primate - Election
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Constitution. Canon III
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Date
1967 August 22-31
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1967 August 22-31
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Archbishop of Fredericton
Seconder
Bishop of Nova Scotia
Text
That this Twenty-Third Session of the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada expresses its thanks to Anglicans in all parts of Canada for generous support of the Bible Society, and earnestly requests all Anglican people in our country,
1. To read the Holy Scriptures more frequently, both in personal and family devotions.
2. To support the work of the Bible Society more effectively by joining existing branches of the Bible Society, or by assisting in the organizing of new Parish or Community branches where needed.
3. To greatly increase their support of the Bible Society in 1967, in 1968, and in future years because of the growing literacy, and because of the great need for God's love and for God's peace in the world at this time. CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Canadian Bible Society
Bible - Publication and distribution - Canada
Bible - Devotional use - Anglican Church of Canada
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Commission on Marriage and Related Matters - Regulations, Part II, The Solemnization of Marriage

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official3349
Date
1967 August 22-31
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1967 August 22-31
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Very Rev. H.V. Short
Seconder
Archbishop of Fredericton
Text
Introduced by the Very Rev. H.V. Short.
That Part II be approved. CARRIED in both Houses nem con.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Constitution. Canon XXVII
Marriage - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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Committee on Anglican World Mission

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official3574
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1965 August/September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop of Huron
Seconder
Archbishop of Fredericton
Text
That the A.W.M. National Committee's present membership be recommissioned and continue the program approved at Banff in 1963 and that the Primate, with the Metropolitans, be empowered to fill any vacancies which may occur in the A.W.M. National Committee and to ensure its representative nature by appointing additional members when necessary. CARRIED in both Houses.
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