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Report of the Assessors

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Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 22
Act 23
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 22
Act 23
Mover
Mr. Justice R.C. Stevenson
Seconder
Mr. R.W.P. Welch
Prologue
Mr. Justice Ronald Stevenson reported that the Assessors had heard and considered an appeal from the Diocese of Brandon regarding eligibility for membership in the General Synod for Mrs. Doreen Church, as she did not reside in her diocese. The appeal had been dismissed. [Under Section 3(c) of the Declaration of Principles and Section 8(c) of the Constitution, members of the Orders of Clergy and Laity must have their principal residence in the diocese they represent.]
Text
That this General Synod receive the Report of the Assessors. CARRIED ACT 22
Notes
It was recommended that consideration be given to suspending Rule of Order No. 3 and extending the courtesies of the General Synod to Mrs. Church, including the right to participate in debate, but not to vote.
Moved by: Mr. Justice R.C. Stevenson
Seconded by: Mr. R.W.P. Welch
That this General Synod accept the decision of the Assessors on the appeal. CARRIED Act 23
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod - Membership
Church, Doreen
Anglican Church of Canada. Diocese of Brandon
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Report of the Women's Unit

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Date
1980 June
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 21
Date
1980 June
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 21
Mover
Mrs. D. Church
Seconder
Mrs. E. Bains
Prologue
This report was presented by Mrs. Doreen Church who introduced members of the Unit. An audio-visual presentation was made to indicate some of the concerns of the Women's Unit.
Text
That this Synod commend to the dioceses that they develop and implement policies and strategies for the fuller participation of women in the leadership and councils of the Church. CARRIED ACT 21
Subjects
Church, Doreen
Anglican Church of Canada. Women's Unit
Women in the Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Personnel management
Affirmative action programs - Canada
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RULING ON QUALIFICATIONS FOR GENERAL SYNOD

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Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Ruling
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Ruling
Mover
Chancellor David Wright
Text
Chancellor David Wright, Chairperson of the Credentials Committee, announced that Mrs. Doreen Church was ineligible to represent the Diocese of Brandon as a member of the General Synod, because her principal residence is not within the boundaries of the diocese.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod - Membership
Church, Doreen
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