Moved by Mr. R.E. Armstrong, seconded by the Very Rev. D.A. Ellis,
That this General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada requests the Governments of the Provinces of Canada to make mandatory a waiting period of three months after commencement of proceedings for divorce and before trial, and that during such period marriage counselling be made mandatory.
Text of motion
That the resolution concerning Marriage Counselling, reading as above, be referred to the Commission on Marriage and Related Matters for consideration and report. CARRIED in both Houses.