That the following become members of the PSRU [Public Social Responsibility Unit] for a three year term: the Ven. R.K. McKean, Mrs. Ann McCullum, the Rt. Rev. John Bothwell, Mr. St. Clair Balfour, and a representative from the PWRDF to be named at their meeting in June of this year. CARRIED
It was noted that continuing members of the Unit are: Mrs. Sheila Connell, Mr. Andrew Brewin, Mr. Gordon Fairweather, Mr. Pat Doran, Rt. Rev. L. Hatfield, Rt. Rev. J. Snowden, Mr. Charles Moleton, Mr. Tom Savage, Rev. John Burke, Rev. L. Scyner.
That the NEC recommend to General Synod that the Committee on the Church and Public Social Responsibility include representation from: the Program Committee; the Long Range Planning Committee; the A&F Committee; and the NEC; and Pension Trustees.
That this motion be tabled until the next meeting of NEC. CARRIED
Archdeacon Brown reported on the present membership of the Unit and presented the revised list of nominations: Mrs. Phyllis Creighton; Mr. John Layfield; Miss Cynthia Llewellyn; Prof. Frank Stark; Rev. J.A. MacKenzie; Mrs. Anne Abraham. Alternates: Mrs. Bea Wilson; Rev. Gary McCauley; Rev. Gordon Pike.
That the Nomination Committee contact these people and if future membership is necessary that names be placed before the Officers of General Synod for approval. CARRIED
The Unit on Public Social Responsibility requested the NEC to pass Resolution 95 of General Synod to enable the Primate and the Unit on Public Social Responsibility to act on this matter.
That this National Executive Council confirms the present membership of the Unit on Public Social Responsibility until June 1976; and to approve the appointment of the Rt. Rev. J.S.P. Snowden to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of the Rt. Rev. T.D.B. Ragg.
Present membership: Rt. Rev. H.J.P. Allan, T. Clarke, Mrs. J. Doyle, A. Moffatt, Renata Pratt, E.G. Pullen (PWRDF), J. Ridout (A&F), L. Scyner, A. Brewin, P. Doran, G. Fairweather, L. Hatfield (PC), W. Kay. CARRIED
That the National Executive Council agree to allow the Program Committee to appoint members, in consultation with the P.S.R. Unit, to fill vacancies in the Unit between sessions of the National Executive Council. (Refer to page 30.) CARRIED
That NEC appoint the following as members of the Unit on Public Social Responsibility: Mr. F.R. Boardman, Mr. Fred Burbidge, Mr. Tony Clark, Mr. Pat Doran, Mrs. J.B. Doyle, Ven. L.F. Hatfield, Mr. W.J. Hemmerick, QC, Ven. G. Lethbridge, Mrs. R. Pratt, Mr. E.G. Pullen, Mr. J.S. Ridout, Rt. Rev. J.A. Watton.
That this recommendation be referred back to the Nominating Committee for reconsideration in the light of the discussion at this meeting re the tabled motion. CARRIED
In its second report to NEC the Committee recommended that the following names be added to the above list for the Unit on Public Social Responsibility: Rt. Rev. A.A. Read, Mr. W.R. Kay, Mr. A.G. Moffatt.
Moved by Stiff, seconded by Donald,
That we accept the recommendations from the Nominating Committee. CARRIED
Listed in the order of priority: Rev. Ian Grieve, Niagara; Mr. David Griffin, Quebec; Miss Helene Hannah, Nova Scotia; Mr. Brian Hayman, Montreal; Rev. Fletcher Stewart, Edmonton; Prof. Patrick Kerans, Nova Scotia.
That the list in order of priority be accepted. CARRIED
That the following persons be appointed to the Public Social Responsibility Unit: Mr. C. Moulton, Nova Scotia, Labour; Rev. J. Burke, Toronto; Mrs. S. Connell, Toronto, PWRDF; Mr. A.D. Castle, Calgary, A&F.
That the appointment of delegates to the U.S.A. Consultation be deferred to November. CARRIED