The Primate invited Archbishop Hambidge to take the chair and left the room.
Bishop Brown spoke about the Primate's Discretionary Fund. He said that $9,000 is budgeted annually at the present time, but a substantial portion of that amount is committed for other purposes. Bishop Brown said that he has spoken to a small group of people who have indicated a keen desire to contribute to a fund for the Primate's discretionary use.
Following discussion, it was
Text of motion
That this House of Bishops approve the concept of the support fund for the Primate as outlined at this meeting;
and that its purpose and constituent support be reviewed on an annual basis. CARRIED